UVa wrestling crushes VMI 44-3 at Memorial Gymnasium

The UVa wrestling team recorded bonus-point victories from seven wrestlers in a 44-3 win over VMI on Saturday at Mem Gym.

UVa wrestling crushes VMI 44-3 at Memorial Gymnasium
Rob Scherer gets the pin for UVa wrestling (Source: WVIR)

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - The Virginia wrestling team won nine out of ten weight classes in a 44-3 victory against VMI on Saturday at Memorial Gymnasium.

The Cavaliers received bonus-points victories in seven of the matches, and Jack Mueller (125), Louie Hayes (133), and Robert Scherer (HWT) all recorded pins.

UVa (7-2) will be back in action at #5 NC State on Friday.

Virginia 44, VMI 3

125: No. 2 Jack Mueller pinned John McGarry (VMI), 0:58 – UVA 6, VMI 0

133: No. 19 Louie Hayes pinned Clifton Conway (VMI), 2:32 – UVA 12, VMI 0

141: Brian Courtney tech fall Noah Roulo (VMI), 17-2 (4:32) – UVA 17, VMI 0

149: Denton Spencer tech fall Job Chishko (VMI), 16-0 (5:00) – UVA 22, VMI 0

157: Justin McCoy tech fall Will Lawrence (VMI), 23-8 (7:00) – UVA 27, VMI 0

165: Krystian Kinsey dec. Jon Hoover (VMI), 6-1 – UVA 30, VMI 0

174: Neal Richards (VMI) dec. Victor Marcelli, 10-4 – UVA 30, VMI 3

184: Michael Battista dec. Max Gallahan (VMI), 9-4 – UVA 33, VMI 3

197: No. 8 Jay Aiello tech fall. Zachary Brown (VMI), 18-2 (2:36) – UVA 38, VMI 3

HWT: Robert Scherer pinned Robbie Adelstein (VMI), 2:28 – UVA 44, VMI 3

Copyright 2020 WVIR. All rights reserved.