College wrestling: Cannone wrestles back with six wins
Top-ranked Wartburg College’s Cross Cannone wrestled back from a first-round loss to place fifth in the 141-pound weight class at the Matman Wrestling Invitational at Cornell College, in Mount Vernon, Iowa on Jan. 16.
Cannone, Trumbull High’s all-time win leader, lost by fall in 6:53 to Simpson College’s Jason Kiehne.
The freshman, who improved to 20-5 on the season, wrestled back with six straight victories, including a 13-5 major decision over Kiehne in the bout for fifth place.
Cannone has a team-leading eight wins by fall.
Watch Cannone live stream at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 20, at Knightvision on the Wartburg College wrestling homepage, as he faces No. 5 Josh Martin of Cornell College.