Jayhawks Fall To Niagara CCC

The Jamestown Community College Jayhawks (2-5, 5-5) fell at home on Saturday night 34-15 to Niagara County Community College in NJCAA Region 3 wrestling action.

Jacob Nicholson provided the highlight for JCC with a pin over Niagara’s Cody Cardberry in 5:20 at 133 pounds.

Also picking up wins for the Jayhawks was Pat McCarthy with a forfeit at 125, and Mike Southwick with a 6-4 decision over Jude Gardner at 157.

Pins for Niagara CC came from Frewsburg native Kevin Strong at 149 over Chris Broccoli, Chris Nevinger over Jimmy Carr at 165, Max Antone over John Piazza at 197, and El Shadai Gilmour over Emanuel Samora in the heavyweight division.

There will be more wrestling action today at Jamestown Community College as the Jayhawks host the JCC Open. The schedule will be 7 a.m. registration; 7:30 a.m., medical check; 7:45 a.m., weigh-in; and 9:45 a.m., first match. The championship round will begin at approximately 4 p.m.

Participants, in addition to those from JCC, will hail from the University at Buffalo, SUNY Cortland, Edinboro University, Gannon University, Ithaca College, Mercyhurst University, Mercyhurst North East, Niagara County CC, SUNY Oswego, Penn College, Penn State Dubois, Penn State Greater Alleghany, Penn State New Kensington, and the Pitt Wrestling Club.

125: Pat McCarthy (J) win by forfeit

133: Jake Nicholson (J) p Cody Cardberry, 5:20.

141: Marcus Popp (N) d Kyle Mulcahy, 14-7.

149: Kevin Strong (N) p Chris Broccoli, 2:13.

157: Mike Southwick (J) d Jude Gardner, 6-4.

165: Chris Nevinger (N) p Jimmy Carr, 2:40.

174: Mike Carson (N) d Brian McCoy, 15-5.

184: Cedric Stevens (N) d Austin Lynn, 3-0.

197: Max Antone (N) p John Piazza, :37.

Heavyweight: El Shadai Gilmour (N) p Emanuel Zamora, 3:35.