Snyder, Bedelyon NCAA Tournament Updates

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mifflin County’s very own Matt Snyder (Virginia) and junior Tyler Bedelyon (Clarion) advanced to the NCAA Tournament continuing their quest for All-American status.

Snyder, a senior, brings a 20-7 record into the tournament. The former Lewistown standout finished third in the ACC and is seeded 8th at 125 pounds. Snyder meets Old Dominion’s Rob Deutsch (26-10) in the opening round.

Bedelyon is an at-large qualifier after compiling a 20-14 mark and a third-place finish in the EWL tournament. The former Indian Valley star faces Navy’s Raymond Borja (23-7) in the first round.

Check back here for live updates of both wrestlers, as well as results for the Penn State contingent.

NCAA 1st Round

125:
Matt Snyder, Virginia dec. Rob Deutsch, Old Dominion, 10-4.
Nico Megaludis, Penn State tech fall Kevin Powell, Ohio, 18-2 (6:26).

133:
Vincent Dellafave, Rutgers dec. Jordan Conaway, Penn State, 3-1 OT.

141:
Joey Lazor, Northen Iowa major dec. Bryan Pearsall, 12-4.

149:
Drake Houdashelt, Missouri dec. Andrew Alton, Penn State, 4-1.
Raymond Borja, Navy dec. Tyler Bedelyon, Clarion, 9-7.

157:
Dylan Alton, Penn State dec. Donnie Tasser, Pitt, 8-4.

165:
David Taylor, Penn State pinned J.P Staudenmayer, North Carolina, 2:52.

174:
Matt Brown, Penn State major dec. Todd Porter, Missouri, 10-1.

184:
Ed Ruth, Penn State pinned Fred Garcia, Lock Haven, :28.

197:
Quentin Wright, Penn State dec. Donald McNeil, Rider, 7-3.

285:
Jeremy Johnson, Ohio dec. Jimmy Lawson, Penn State, 4-3.

Consolation Prelim

285: Jimmy Lawson, Penn State dec. Adam Fager, Virginia, 5-4.

NCAA Second Round

125:
Nico Megaludis, Penn State dec. Chris Cullinan, Central Michigan, 5-2.
Matt Snyder, Virginia dec. Nate Sprenkle, North Dakota State, 10-6.

157:
Dylan Alton, Penn State major dec. Zac Cibula, Rider, 13-5.

165:
David Taylor, Penn State pinned Zach Strickland, Appalachian State, 2:42.

174:
Matt Brown, Penn State pinned Nick Bonaccorsi, Pitt, 1:30.

184:
Ed Ruth, Penn State pinned Kevin Radford, Arizona State, 3:42.

197:
Quentin Wright, Penn State dec. Brandon Palik, Drexel, 3-2.

Consolation Second Round

133:
Jordan Conaway, Penn State dec. Dylan Hyder, Air Force, 6-4 SV.

141:
Bryan Pearsall, Penn State major dec. Frank Goodwin, Maryland, 10-2.

149:
Andrew Alton, Penn State pinned Daniel Young, Army, 2:05.
Donnie Vinson, Binghamton, major dec. Tyler Bedelyon, Clarion, 13-1 (Bedelyon eliminated)

285:
Ben Apland, Michigan dec. Jimmy Lawson, Penn State, 7-4 (Lawson eliminated)

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