Stanford Falls at ASU
TEMPE, Ariz. – No. 3 Shane Griffith avenged a Pac-12 finals loss from last season, but Stanford fell at No. 4 Arizona State, 25-15, Friday, at Desert Financial Arena.
Stanford (3-3, 1-1 Pac-12) won four of the 10 bouts, including two by bonus points. Arizona State moves to 7-3 overall and 4-0 in the Pac-12.
Griffith earned a 7-6 decision over No. 7 Anthony Valencia at 165 pounds. The Westwood, New Jersey, native led 5-0 going into the final frame. Valencia chose neutral and registered a takedown and turned Griffith for four near fall points, but gave up a reversal with short time left on the clock. Griffith improved to 12-2 on the season and 52-3 in his Cardinal career.
Real Woods, who is ranked No. 5 nationally at 141 pounds, got the Cardinal on the board with an 11-3 major decision over Mykey Ramos. Woods is now 10-0 on the season and 35-4 for his career.
Redshirt junior Tyler Eischens registered his team-leading sixth fall of the season. Ranked No. 29 at 174 pounds, Eischens secured the pin in the first period over Ryan Rochford to improve to 15-8 on the season.
Junior Nick Addison rounded out the scoring for the Cardinal, posting a 4-3 decision over Josh Nummer at 184 pounds. Addison is now 3-1 overall.
Stanford returns to The Farm, playing host to CSU Bakersfield on Thursday at 5 p.m. in Burnham Pavilion. Admission is free.
No. 4 Arizona State 25, No. 17 Stanford 15*
|125||#4 Brandon Courtney (ASU) won by forfeit||FF|
|133||#4 Michael McGee (ASU) tech. fall #29 Jackson DiSario (STAN)||17-1 (3:25)|
|141||#5 Real Woods (STAN) maj. dec. Mykey Ramos (ASU)||11-3|
|149||#9 Kyle Parco (ASU) maj. dec. #12 Jaden Abas (STAN)||11-3|
|157||#3 Jacori Teemer (ASU) dec. Charlie Darracott (STAN)||9-3|
|165||#3 Shane Griffith (STAN) dec. #7 Anthony Valencia (ASU)||7-6|
|174||#29 Tyler Eischens (STAN) fall Ryan Rochford (ASU)||F2:50|
|184||Nick Addison (STAN) dec. Josh Nummer (ASU)||4-3|
|197||#11 Kordell Norfleet (ASU) dec. Nick Stemmet (STAN)||8-5|
|285||#2 Cohlton Schultz (ASU) maj. dec. Peter Ming (STAN)||12-2|
*Stanford deducted a team point for unsportsmanlike conduct