Matt Snyder Rolls to Semifinals at Southern Scuffle

| January 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Former Lewistown standout and Virginia senior Matt Snyder advanced to the semifinals of the Southern Scuffle in Chattanooga on Tuesday.

Snyder, seeded third at 125, opened the tournament with a 17-0 technical fall over Army’s Hunter Wood. He followed that up with a 1:01 fall over Ares Caprio of Arizona State to reach the quarterfinals.

In the quarters, Snyder pinned Old Dominion’s Jerome Robinson in 3:44 to reach the semifinals, where he will take on Air Force’s Josh Martinez, who scored a surprising 13-9 OT victory over second-seeded David Thorn of Minnesota.

Snyder is ranked No. 8 in the country by Intermat.

The semifinals get under way at 11 am today.

 

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