Sophomore wrestler Ophir Bernstein (Allen, TX) won his weight category against both Johnson and Wales and Rider in Brown's home duals this past weekend. Bernstein, wrestling at 184 pounds, won by technical fall, 17-1, over Connor Nelson at 4:19 to help the Bears defeat the Wildcats, 30-10, before defeating the Bronc's Clint Morrison, 12-5, in the Bears's 24-9 loss. His performances this week lift him to 3-0 on the young season, as he previously pinned Paul Alessandrini of Franklin & Marshall in the Brown's 24-12 win over the Diplomats.
The wrestling team will travel south this coming weekend for two double-duals, taking on Cleveland State and George Mason on Friday, January 11 and squaring off against the University of Maryland and Stanford on Saturday. January 12.