Chippewa sophomore Mason Smith continued his early season dominance with a pin in the 141-pound match.
The Chippewas got a pin from sophomore Logan Parks at 165 pounds and a 10-2 major-decision victory from junior Justin Oliver (149). CMU’s Mason Smith (141) and Jordan Ellingwood (184) both won by decision.
CMU's Justin Oliver has moved up to No. 3 nationally at 149 in the InterMat.com rankings. Also for the Chippewas, Mason Smith, who placed fifth in Las Vegas, is 20th at 141; CJ Brucki is 15th at 174; and Jordan Ellingwood is 14th. Ellingwood placed eighth in Las Vegas.
Oliver’s tournament run included a technical fall and he shut out three of his six opponents. It marks the first time that Oliver has earned the weekly MAC award.
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