Chattanooga got off to a quick start with sophomore Prescott Garner's (West Linn, Ore.) pin at 125. He defeated Tony Gravely just 24 seconds into the opening match. That was the first of five straight wins for UTC to open the afternoon.
Junior Demetrius Johnson (Memphis, Tenn.) posted his first win of the season, a 10-5 decision over Brett Boston. He is now 1-1 on the year after splitting this weekend's matches.
Senior Cody Cleveland (Tullahoma, Tenn.) put the Mocs up 13-0 with his major decision win over Mike Kessler at 141. Cleveland is ranked No. 9 in the nation at improves to 9-0 on the year.
Chattanooga was up 19-3 when junior Brandon Wright (Germantown, Tenn.) put the match out of reach with his win at 174. Sophomore Niko Brown (Kissimmee, Fla.) rounded out the Mocs' scoring with a major decision at 197.
Chattanooga will be back in action on Sunday, Feb.13, hosting Davidson. Match time is set for 2:00 p.m. (E.S.T.) in Maclellan Gym. Live stats and live video will be available on GoMocs.com.
Chattanooga 27 - Appalachian State 10
Sunday - February 6, 2011
125: Prescott Garner (UTC) - Fall 0:24 - Tony Gravely (ASU) - UTC 6-0
133: Demetrius Johnson (UTC) - Dec. 10-5 - Brett Boston (ASU) - UTC 9-0
141: No. 9 Cody Cleveland (UTC) - MD 12-1 - Mike Kessler - (ASU) - UTC 13-0
149: Dean Pavlou (UTC) - Dec. 12-7 - Savva Kostis (ASU) - UTC 16-0
157: Kelly Felix (UTC) Dec. 14-7 - John Blakley (ASU) - UTC 19-0|
165: Kyle Blevins (ASU) - Dec. 5-2 - Dan Waddell (UTC) - UTC 19-3
174: Brandon Wright (UTC) - MD 14-5 - Carter Downs (ASU) - UTC 23-3
184: Austin Trotman (ASU) - MD 15-6 - No. 19 Jason McCroskey (UTC) - UTC 23-7
197: Niko Brown (UTC) - MD 14-5 - Jon Hartley (ASU) - UTC 27-7
285: Marc Tyson (ASU) - Dec. 2-1 - Robert Prigmore (UTC) - UTC 27-10