SETTING THE SCENE...
Bloomsburg will look for its first win of the season when it travels to Lock Haven for an EWL matchup with the Bald Eagles. The Huskies are 0-6 overall and 0-2 in the EWL. In it's last dual match Bloomsburg lost to Edinboro, 37-12.
The Huskies had their 10-match winning streak against Lock Haven snapped a year ago when the Bald Eagles scored a 31-3 win over Bloomsburg. Prior to that win the last time Bloomsburg had lost to LHU was in the 2003-04 season. Overall, Lock Haven leads the all-time series between the teams, 42-26.
The Huskies are on an extended leave from the confines of the Nelson Field House. Bloomsburg will go over two months between home events not hitting the mats at Nelson again until Sunday, Jan. 24 against Brown University.
Bloomsburg had three placewinners at the PSAC Championships on Dec. 5 with Andy Schutz (Exeter, Pa./Wyoming Area) (133) taking second and Brendon Colbert(Hagerstown, Md./North Hagerstown) (157) and Dominic Carfagno (West Paterson, NJ/St. Joseph Regional) (197) each taking home fourth place.
At the Keystone Classic Schutz and Kyle Wojtaszek (Brick, NJ/Brick Township) at 174 lbs both finished in sixth place. Schutz had a win by fall and major decision, while Wojtaszek had a win by fall and technical fall.
Dominic Carfagno (West Paterson, NJ/St. Joseph Regional) leads the Huskies in wins this season with 14 and is tied for the lead in bonus point wins with seven (three by fall; two by technical fall and two by two by major decision). He also has the quickest fall on the year in just 32 seconds in the match with Purdue.
Andy Schutz (Exeter, Pa./Wyoming Area) is tied for second in wins with 10 and leads the team in wins by fall with five. He is also tied for second in bonus point wins with seven (five by fall and two by major decision).
* Schutz had his four match winning streak stopped in the finals of the PSAC championships when he lost to Bob Rehm of Lock Haven, 9-1. Three of the wins for Schutz in his winning streak were bonus point wins (two by fall and one by major decision).
Alumni day has been announced for Sat. Feb,. 13, 2016 vs. Sacred Heart.
BLOOMSBURG UNIVERSITY PROBABLE LINEUP
|125||Jon Haas(Penfield, NY/Penfield)||So.||2-8||Penfield, NY/ Penfield|
|133||Andy Schutz(Exeter, Pa./Wyoming Area)||Jr.||10-6||Exeter, Pa./ Wyoming Area|
|149||Ryan Snow(Dexter, NY/General Brown)||Fr.||1-6||Dexter, NY/General Brown|
|157||Brendon Colbert(Hagerstown, Md./North Hagerstown)||R-Fr.||10-9||Hagerstown, Md./ North Hagerstown|
|165||Mathew Carr(Dalton, Pa./Abington Heights)||Fr.||3-9||Dalton, Pa./Abington Heights|
|174||Kyle Wojtaszek(Brick, NJ/Brick Township)||Fr.||3-11||Brick, NJ/ Brick Township|
|184||Casey Glunt(Mercersburg, Pa./James Buchanan)||Fr.||0-7||Mercersburg, Pa./James Buchanan|
|197||Dominic Carfagno (West Paterson, NJ/St. Joseph Regional)||So.||14-9||West Paterson, NJ/St. Joseph Regional|
|285||Saul Wilkins(Wilkes-Barre, Pa./GAR)||Fr.||2-11||Wilkes-Barre, Pa./G.A.R.|