Loht Advances to D-III Semifinals

| March 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Former Indian Valley wrestler Kaleb Loht went 3-0 on the first day of the NCAA Division III National Championships on Friday, earning the Messiah junior a place in the semifinals this morning.

Loht (46-1) pinned Ferrum’s Logan Meister in 5:55 in their 141-pound pigtail match. He followed that up with a 7-3 victory over Ithaca’s Dominick Giacolone. Loht finished out the day with a 9-5 victory over Matt Holmes of Loras in the quarterfinals.

Loht faces Michael Ferinde of Johnson & Wales in the semifinals.

Messiah is currently in second place in the team standings with 38 points. Wartburg is first with 56.5 points.

The semifinals get underway at 11 a.m. with the finals taking place at 8 p.m.

Category: College Wrestling

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