Two Stanford Wrestlers Go Undefeated At Menlo Open
Nov. 10, 2009
MENLO PARK, Calif. - Nine Cardinal wrestlers, including three true freshmen, got a head start on the 2009-10 season, Sunday, competing at the Menlo Open at Haynes Prim Pavilion on the campus of Menlo College.
Three additional Cardinal wrestlers, sophomores Victor Haug and Matt Sencenbaugh and freshman Jordan Gray, each advanced to the title match in their respective pools. Redshirt freshman Kyler Hasson and true freshman Kyle Meyer placed third, while juniors Austin Quarles and Dylan Rush each finished fourth.
The nine wrestlers combined for 17 wins at the event.
The team will officially start the season this Saturday, wrestling at the Northwestern Duals in Evanston, Ill. The Cardinal will face Purdue, Northwestern and Northern Iowa.
Menlo Open, Menlo Park, Calif.
November 8, 2009
Austin Quarles (1-2, 4th place Pool A): tech. fall Nelson Oretga (Skyline), 4:30; lost by tech. fall to Joey Moorehouse (Menlo), 4:35; lost by dec. to Drake Medieros (Menlo), 6-4.
Matt Sencenbaugh (2-1, 2nd place Pool B): Fall Jose Pinal (San Jose State), 5:30; Fall Chase Aura (Cal Poly-Unattached), 0:57; lost by dec. to Galen Williams (Fresno City), 11-6.
Jordan Gray (2-1, 2nd place Pool E): dec. Marty Rubacalba (Fresno City), 3-2; dec. David Sanchez (Unattached), 5-2; lost by dec. to Thomas Cottrell (CS Bakersfield), 4-2.
Timmy Boone (3-0, 1st place Pool G): Fall Robert Hunter (Delta), 2:23; Fall Stephen Acklin (MJC), 0:51; inj. def. Sebastian Gutierrez (Unattached).
Kyler Hasson (2-1, 3rd place Pool J): dec. Jose Vera (Fresno City), 6-3; lost by dec. to Adrian Gonzales (Menlo), 3-1 SV; maj. dec. Ian Wrenn (San Jose State), 15-5.
Kyle Meyer (2-1, 3rd place Pool K): dec. Sean Weeks (Menlo), 8-2; lost by dec. to Urquizo (Fresno City), 4-2; tech. fall Paul Bracamonte (Fresno City), 7:00.
Victor Haug (2-1, 2nd place Pool M): tech. fall Chris Zawadeth (Skyline), 3:52; dec. Joe Cisneros (Fresno City), 8-7; lost by fall to Ryan DesRoches (Cal Poly), 6:33.
Richard Kessler (3-0, 1st place Pool O): dec. Hanna Malak (Menlo), 7-3; dec. Andrew Stamler (CS Bakersfield), 7-4; dec. Grant Haschak (Cal Poly), 6-2.
Dylan Rush (0-2, 4th place Pool R): lost by fall to Lenny Romero (Cal Poly), 1:47; lost by dec. to Jim Powers (Cal Poly), 3-2.