Temple Drops Season Opener to Rowan College.
Sewell, NJ - The Rowan College Roadrunners proved the better team early in this 2021 wrestling season besting the Temple Owls 32-22 in this NJCAA vs NCWA Dual in their Gloucester county arena.
Rowan led with falls at 125 & 133 to race in front 12-0 but Temple answered with a couple wins of their own where 141 lb. Ethan Dobbs (T) scored a major decision 10-2 over Jackson Brucker and Dillon Kruczek (T) at 149 notched a pin over Andrew Knorr to tighten up the team score at 12-10. The dual remained close throughout the meet, but the Owls were never able to overtake Rowan even with Pins by Grigol Khochiashvivi at 174 and Christian Petruucci at 197.
Temple’s next action will be Saturday November 13 at home against Scranton’s Lackawanna College. Action begins in Pearson Hall at 10:00am