Beavers Take Two

Jan. 26, 2002

STANFORD, Calif. - Oregon State earned a pair of Pacific-10 wrestling victories Saturday, winning atCalifornia-Davis 26-12 in the afternoon and at Stanford 36-7 in the evening. The Beavers (9-6 overall, 4-1 Pacific-10)will finish their weekend trip when they wrestle at Cal Poly on Sunday at 3 p.m.

'It's been a long day,' OSU head coach Joe Wells said. 'We wrestled well again against Stanford. We were very aggressive and we scored a lot of back points and takedowns. We put the pressure on them quite a bit. Against UC-Davis, we were also aggressive and we scored a lot of points.

At UC-Davis, the Beavers won seven of the nine matches that were wrestled, OSU forfeited at 165 pounds.

Oregon State picked up five major decisions, getting those team bonus points from 141-pounder Casey Horn, 149-pounder Peter Zamora, 174-pounder Nathan Coy, 184-pounder Isaac Weber and heavyweight Jason Cooley.

OSU 133-pounder Nathan Navarro picked up a win over a nationally-ranked wrestler. Navarro, ranked 18th by Amateur Wrestling News and 15th by InterMat, took a 5-4 win over UCD's Urijah Faber, who is ranked 20th by IM. Beaver 197-pounder Jason Lovell needed overtime to earn his victory, scoring a takedown in the extra period for a 4-2 win over Ronnie Silva.

At Stanford, the Beavers got team bonus points with technical falls from 125-pounder Ale DeLaPena and Coy, major decisions from 165-pounder Jed Pennell and Weber, an injury default to Horn and a forfeit to heavyweight Andy Bowlby. Oregon State ran its all-time dual meet record against Stanford to 27-0-0 in a series dating back to 1953.


(Current Amateur Wrestling News national rankings in parentheses)

141-(18) Casey Horn, OSU, major dec. Chris Brines, UCD, 15-4. 149-Peter Zamora, OSU, major dec. Cooper Fouch, UCD, 14-6. 157-Jeremiah Jarvis, UCD, dec. Micah Houston, OSU, 10-3. 165-(19) Burt Pierson, UCD, by forfeit. 174-(13) Nathan Coy, OSU, major dec. Mike Font, UCD, 17-5. 184-(17) Isaac Weber, OSU, major dec. Steffan Weiner, UCD, 14-4. 197-Jason Lovell, OSU, dec. Ronnie Silva, UCD, 4-2 (OT). HWT-(8) Jason Cooley, OSU, major dec. Flynn Flicker, UCD, 16-6. 125-Tommy Shurkamp, UCD, dec. Michael Delaney, OSU, 9-7. 133-(18)Nathan Navarro, OSU, dec. Urijah Faber, UCD, 5-4.


(Current Amateur Wrestling News national rankings in parentheses)

141-(18) Casey Horn, OSU, inj. def. over Brad Metzler, SU. 149-Matt Gentry, SU, major dec. Peter Zamora, OSU, 13-2. 157-Levi Weikel-Magden, SU, dec. Micah Houston, OSU, 7-6. 165-Jed Pennell, OSU, major dec. John Garfinkel, SU, 12-4. 174-(13) Nathan Coy, OSU, tech. fall Imad Kharbush, SU, 20-4. 184-(17) Isaac Weber, OSU, major dec. Harold Penson, SU, 10-1. 197-Jason Lovell, OSU, dec. Matt Twomey, SU, 7-0. HWT-Andy Bowlby, OSU, by forfeit. 125-Ale DeLaPena, OSU, tech. fall Patricia Miranda, SU, 23-8. 133-(18) Nathan Navarro, OSU, dec. JustinWalker, SU, 7-5.

Now on Pac-12 Network
3:00 PM PT

Airing on:

  • Pac-12 Network
Get Pac-12 Networks
Pac-12 Networks Channel Finder