Kuspa, Lubner, Sanders place at CUW Open

Kuspa, Lubner, Sanders place at CUW Open

MEQUON, Wis. – Concordia University Wisconsin's Leonard Kuspa, Marcus Lubner and Greg Sanders all placed at the 20th Annual CUW Wrestling Open on Saturday inside the R. John Buuck Field House.

Sanders (sophomore, San Antonio, Texas) placed third in the 149-pound weight division and finished with five victories during the day. He earned one win by technical fall, 15-0, 7:00, over Jacob Smith (University of Chicago) and four by decision, including a 6-0 victory over Elroy Perkin (UW-Whitewater) in the third-place bout.

Lubner (senior, Fredonia, Wis.) earned a fourth place finish after picking up two victories by fall in 2:08 over Aaron Davis (Wabash College) and 2:10 over Eric Franklin (Ellisworth Community College). Lubner fell to Tim Locksmith (Wabash College) by a 7-2 decision in the third-place bout.

Kuspa (junior, Oak Forest, Ill.) took eighth place after winning three bouts during the tournament. He picked up two wins by decision. Kuspa dropped a 7-4 decision to Dillon Francisco (Muskego College).

CUW also had several wrestlers earn multiple victories. Sophomore Casey Kenealy (Hartford, Wis.) won three bouts, while sophomore Sean Ambrocio (San Antonio, Texas), junior Seth Kilkelly (Barneveld, Wis.) and freshman Zak Oranger (Hampshire, Ill.) all won two bouts.

Other CUW wrestlers winning by fall during the CUW Open:
133-pounder Marcus Lubner (senior, Fredonia, Wis.) by fall over Aaron Davis (Wabash), 2:08
133-pounder Marcus Lubner (senior, Fredonia, Wis.) by fall over Eric Franklin (Ellsworth Community College), 2:10
141-pounder Allen Fenner (freshman, Watertown, Wis.) by fall over James Warren (Maranatha Baptist Bible College), 4:54
149-pounder Greg Sanders (sophomore, San Antonio, Texas) by technical fall over Jacob Smith (University of Chicago) 15-0, 7:00
149-pounder Ronald Leos (freshman, New Braunfels, Texas) by fall over Thomas Browne (Augustana College), 4:22
174-pounder Marcus Baumgartner (freshman, Slinger, Wis.) by fall over Charles Scherer (University of Chicago), 3:53
184-pounder Seth Kilkelly (junior, Barneveld, Wis.) by fall over Blake Welu (UW-Whitewater), 1:46
285-pounder Zak Oranger (freshman, Hampshire, Ill.) by fall over Scott Ammons (Triton College), 2:33

The Falcons won't take the mat again until Saturday, Dec. 1 at 9 a.m., when they travel to the MSOE Invitational in Milwaukee, Wis.