OREGON CITY, Oregon Boise State University’s wrestling team started its three-match, two-day road trip on Saturday (Jan. 27) afternoon in grand style by blanking Portland State University, 53-0.

            The Broncos scored the maximum six points in five of the 10 matches with four by pin, and the other by forfeit, to improve its overall dual match record to 7-2 on the season.  Boise State is 3-1 in Pac-10 Conference matches this year.

            The pins came from Levi Jones, Cam Jones, Johnny Nunez and Andy Patrick, with Cory Fish winning his 125-pound match by forfeit.

            Levi Jones pinned Westley Moniz at the 4:32 mark of the 133-pound match, Cam Jones pinned Joe Vanaman at the 1:16 mark of his match at 149-pounds, Nunez pinned Dale Seley in the 165 pound match at the 6:43 mark and Patrick pinned Zack Smith at the 2:00 mark of the heavyweight match.

            Boise State also received five team points from Tyler Sherfey when he posted a technical fall over Steven Dailey (20-4) at 157 pounds. 

            Nate Lee and Ryan Allen both scored major decisions over their opponents Saturday afternoon with Lee defeating Brian Lemmon, 14-3, at 174 pounds, and Allen downing Keena Washington, 12-1 in the 197-pound match.

            The Broncos now travel 120 miles south to face the University of Oregon in another Pac-10 match at 7:00 p.m. Saturday (Jan. 27).  The road trip concludes on Sunday (Jan. 28) at 19th ranked Oregon State University.

            Following are complete match results.

Boise State 53, Portland State 0

125 Cory Fish (BSU) win by forfeit

133 Levi Jones (BSU) pin Westley Moniz (PSU) 4:32

141 Jeff Newby (BSU) dec. Greg Einerson (PSU) 7-1

149 Cam Jones (BSU) pin Joe Vanaman (PSU) 1:16

157 Tyler Sherfey (BSU) tech fall Steven Dailey (PSU) 20-4

165 Johnny Nunez (BSU) pin Dale Seley (PSU) 6:43

174 Nate Lee (BSU) major dec. Brian Lemmon (PSU) 14-3

184 Luke Smith (BSU) dec. Jake Schneider (PSU) 4-0

197 Ryan Allen (BSU) major dec. Keena Washington (PSU) 12-1

HWT Andy Patrick (BSU) pin Zack Smith (PSU) 2:00

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