Cobbers Down Blue Hawks, 21-14

Cobbers Down Blue Hawks, 21-14

DICKINSON, N.D. – The Blue Hawks fell to Conordia-Moorhead on Wednesday (Jan. 28), 21-14.  Hudson Buck improved to 18-0 on the season with his victory.

Dickinson State dropped the first three bouts, before Seth Ehlang put them on the board.  Ehlang recorded a takedown in the first period against Yonas Gebreab, to take a 2-0 lead.  In the second period, Ehlang recorded an escape, a takedown, and was awarded a penalty point.  After two periods he led 6-0.  Ehlang recoded a takedown and acquired a bonus point for riding time to seal the bout, 9-0.

Sean Elkins followed with a win of his own over Ben Cousins.  Elkins notched two takedowns in the first, while Cousins managed only an escape.  With a 4-1 lead, Elkins and Cousins each recorded two points in the second to bring the score to 6-3.  Elkins elected to start on the bottom for the third period and quickly earned an escape.  He then picked up a takedown, but Cousins was able to escape.  It would not be enough for Cousins, as Elkins would take the bout, and add a bonus point for riding time, 10-3.

Buck recorded a 10-2 victory over Danny Pike.  Buck opened with a pair of takedowns in the first to take a 4-1 lead.  In the third period, after electing bottom, he earned an escape, two takedowns, and riding time.

Meyer Bohn recorded an 11-5 victory over Tyler Hoffman to end the night.  Bothn recorded a takedown and three-point near fall in the first.  He added an escape in the second, but Hoffman recorded an escape and takedown.  After two periods, Bohn led 6-3.  In the third Bohn added two takedowns, while Hoffman managed only a pair of escapes.  Bohn also earned a bonus point from riding time.

Dickinson State will be back in action on Saturday (Jan. 31) at the Grand View Open.