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Trailing 6-3 after three matches, No. 16 Luther ran off 24 unanswered points en route to a 27-12 victory over No. 17 University of Dubuque here in the Regents Center.
Nick Pearch (197) got things started with a fall at 2:55 over Oliver Newton. Trent Flegel (285), a 2012 All-American who is ranked No. 3 at 197, posted a 17-0 technical fall over Nate Criston. Robert Patino (125) followed with a fall at 2:40 over Julio Chavez. An 8-0 major decision by Evan Obert (133) and a 6-0 decision by Cody Orr (141) completed the run.
Tonight's dual was the first of the season for the Norse, while Dubuque fell to 2-1.
Luther will travel to UW-Parkside for the Wisconsin Open tomorrow, Dec. 1. Live results will be posted at trackwrestling.com. Luther's next home dual will be on Thursday, Dec. 6 against UW-La Crosse. Start time is slated for 7:00 p.m.
Questions? Contact David Blanchard, post_to_results, 563-387-1586