(The Thomas More University wrestling team defeated Muskingum University, 31-24, tonight (Thursday, January 10, 2019) in a dual match at John Glenn Gymnasium in New Concord, Ohio.  Thomas More improves to 6-7 in dual matches and the Fighting Muskies fall to 0-6.


  • Sophomore Gavin Foushee (Louisville, Ky./Seneca) won by a 10-3 decision at 141.
  • At 174, sophomore Jimmy Traub (Cincinnati, Ohio/Sycamore) had a 13-2 major decision win.
  • Sophomore Jimmy Murphy (Milford, Ohio/Milford), junior Avery Jones (Amelia, Ohio/Glen Este) and junior James Caniglia (Loveland, Ohio/Loveland) had forfeit wins at 133, 184 and 197.


  • 125: Jordan Burkholder (MUSK) win by fall Kelby Gay (TMU) 1:18
  • 133: Jimmy Murphy (TMU) win by forfeit
  • 141: Gavin Foushee (TMU) win by decision Cooper Hemming (MUSK) 10-3
  • 149: Toby Warrington (MUSK) win by fall Cody Roland (TMU) 6:47
  • 157: Garren Moody (TMU) win by forfeit
  • 165: Tanner Walker (MUSK) win by forfeit
  • 174: Jimmy Traub (TMU) win by major decision Carter Layton (MUSK) 13-2
  • 184: Avery Jones (TMU) win by forfeit
  • 197: James Caniglia (TMU) win by forfeit
  • 285: Antonio Zapata (MUSK) win by fall Tyler Kassinger (TMU) 2:31


  • Thomas More returns to action on Saturday (January 12) when it travels to North Manchester, Indiana to compete in the Spartan Mat Classic hosted by Manchester University.

Cory Blackson 
Assistant Athletic Director – Compliance and Communication
Thomas More University


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