Wrestling falls to Oregon State

<p><a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/robles_anthony00.html"… Robles</a> continued his winning ways on Sunday afternoon in a home dual with visiting No. 21 Oregon State, but his 22nd win of the season was not enough as the No. 24 Arizona State University wrestling team dropped a Pac-10 dual to the visiting Beavers, 35-5, inside Wells Fargo Arena. The loss, which snapped the Sun Devils’ win streak at four in a row, pushed ASU to 8-5-0 on the season and 3-1-0 in the Pac-10 while the Beavers, winners of 15 in a row, improved to 16-1-0 and 4-1 in the conference.</p><separator></separator><p>Robles, in the final match of the team dual, won his eighth match in a row and moved to 22-2 on the year as he won a 17-0 technical fall over No. 16 Jason Lara. With the win, Robles moved into a tie with <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/frost_nick00.html">Nick Frost</a> (2000-04) for the most tech falls in program history with 17 in his career and also tied him with Frost for the sixth-most bonus-point victories with the 49th of his career.</p><separator></separator><p>Prior to Robles’ win, the Sun Devils lost nine matches in a row with the Beavers scoring bonus points in four of those matches, including two by fall and two by major decision.</p><separator></separator><p>OSU jumped out to a 4-0 team lead as <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/ashmore_ben00.html">Ben Ashmore</a> dropped an 11-0 major decision to No. 16 Kelly Kubec at 133 pounds. Then, the visitors extended their lead to 10-0 as Mike Mangrum pinned ASU’s No. 15 <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/drouin_chris00.html">C… Drouin</a> in 5:41. The Sun Devils kept it close in the next three matches, but OSU came out on top with a trio of wins by decision. At 149, <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/varela_vicente00.html"… Varela</a> pushed No. 14 RJ Pena to a close match, but fell, 5-2, before <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/edwards_te00.html">Te Edwards</a> gave No. 12 Keegan Davis a tough match before falling, 10-6. The final win of those three game at 165 with <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/deberry_kyle00.html">K… DeBerry</a> falling in a 10-4 decision to Dan Braschetta.</p><separator></separator><p>From there, OSU added six more points at 174 pounds as <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/starks_eric00.html">Er… Starks</a> was pinned by No. 13 Colby Covington in 5:45 before <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/meredith_jake00.html">… Meredith</a> lost a 7-2 decision at 184 to Ty Vinson. The final two wins for the visitors was Chade Henke score a 16-5 defeat of ASU’s <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/hawkins_michael00.html… Hawkins</a> at 197 before No. 13 <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/nye_erik00.html">Erik Nye</a> fell to No. 15 Clayton Jack, 7-1, at heavyweight.</p><separator></separator><p>The Sun Devils return to the mats next weekend with a pair of duals against nationally ranked foes, starting with a trip to San Luis Obispo, Calif., on Friday (6:30 pm PT) to take on Pac-10 foe No. 16 Cal Poly. Then, next Sunday, the Sun Devils will play host to No. 2 Iowa State in a 2 p.m. (MT) dual inside Wells Fargo Arena.</p><separator></separator><p>#21 Oregon State (16-1-0, 4-1-0 Pac-10) def. #24 Arizona State (8-5-0, 3-1 Pac-10), 35-5<br /> Wells Fargo Arena – Tempe – Attendance: 546<br /> 133 - #16 Kelly Kubec (OS) major <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/ashmore_ben00.html">Ben Ashmore</a>, 11-0<br /> 141 - Mike Mangrum (OS) pinned #15 <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/drouin_chris00.html">C… Drouin</a>, 5:41<br /> 149 - #14 RJ Pena (OS) dec. <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/varela_vicente00.html"… Varela</a>, 5-2<br /> 157 - #12 Keegan Davis (OS) dec. <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/edwards_te00.html">Te Edwards</a>, 10-6<br /> 165 - Dan Braschetta (OS) dec. <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/deberry_kyle00.html">K… DeBerry</a>, 10-4<br /> 174 - #13 Colby Covington (OS) pinned <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/starks_eric00.html">Er… Starks</a>, 5:45<br /> 184 - Ty Vinson (OS) dec. <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/meredith_jake00.html">… Meredith</a>, 7-2<br /> 197 - Chade Hanke (OS) major <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/hawkins_michael00.html… Hawkins</a>, 16-5<br /> 285 - #15 Clayton Jack (OS) dec. #13 <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/nye_erik00.html">Erik Nye</a>, 7-1<br /> 125 - #3 <a href="http://thesundevils.cstv.com/sports/m-wrestl/mtt/robles_anthony00.html"… Robles</a> (AS) tech fall #16 Jason Lara, 17-0</p>