WRESTLING: NIC Wrestlers Drop Opener Against University of Providence


11/2/2017 – The Cardinal Wrestling Team traveled to Columbia Falls, Montana Thursday night to face a tough, 3rd Ranked (NAIA) Squad in University of Providence (formerly University of Great Falls). The NIC Wrestlers won 3 of 10 bouts with several close contests, but ultimately fell 29-9. Freshman, Austin Iorga (133), and Sophomores Tommy Stevenson (157) and Levi Perry (184) each walked away with wins on the evening.

The Cards will look to bounce back next Thursday, 11/9, against conference foe Highline College. Action will take place in Des Moines, Washington and is slated to begin at 7:00 PM PST.  

University of Providence 29, North Idaho College 9

125: Dorian Sapien (Providence (Mont.)) over Esco Walker Jr. (North Idaho College) (Fall 1:09)

133: Austin Iorga (North Idaho College) over Eli Walston (Providence (Mont.)) (Dec 11­-8)

141: Jarren Komac (Providence (Mont.)) over Nicholas Hara (North Idaho College) (MD 11­-2)

149: Shonn Roberts (Providence (Mont.)) over Brent Evans (North Idaho College) (Dec 6­-5)

157: Thomas Stevenson (North Idaho College) over Casey Dobson (Providence (Mont.) (Dec 5-1)

165: Gage Bentley (Providence (Mont.)) over Trey Meyer (North Idaho College) (Dec 9-­4)

174: Adrian Lyons ­Lopez (Providence (Mont.)) over Jacob Swift (North Idaho College) (Fall 5:43)

184: Levi Perry (North Idaho College) over Justin Harbison (Providence (Mont.)) (Dec 8­-5)

197: John Hensley (Providence (Mont.)) over Trager Abatti (North Idaho College) (MD 14­-6)

285: Mathew Hopkins (Providence (Mont.)) over Damian Trujillo (North Idaho College) (Dec 8­-5) 

More Information

Head Wrestling Coach, Pat Whitcomb
(208) 769-7870 or Pat.Whitcomb@nic.edu

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