Wednesday Jan 11 2012
Golden Eagles crush Miners in home dual
By: Journal Sports Staff
The Del Oro wrestling team continued its march toward another Sierra Foothill League title Wednesday with a 53-16 win over Nevada Union in its second dual match of the season. The Eagles dominated from start to finish as it scored 47 points to start the dual match. Nevada Union scored the next 16 before Patrick Neu (152) capped off the night with a first-round pin over Mac Edwards. The bout of the night was between Del Oro freshman Jansen Englebrect (113) and junior Sawyer Mosel, who led 4-0 before Englebrect scored a reverse in the second to tie. He went on to grab a 6-4 lead before the two tied at 8-all and force overtime. Englebrect scored on a double-leg takedown to win the bout. Tanner Woods (220) made his first appearance of the dual match season with a 14-1 major decision over Taylor Hart. The junior varsity team shut out Nevada Union, which was limited to just five wrestlers, with a score of 76-0.