LHU grad Chance Marsteller has success at Olympic Trials

At the 2021 U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Fort Worth, Texas, Lock Haven graduate Chance Marsteller earned a win against Penn State’s Vincenzo Joseph at 74-kilograms in the quarterfinals of the men’s freestyle competition.

The late sessions did not end in time for this edition. The finals are scheduled for today.

Penn State’s Thomas Gilman won by technical fall, 11-0, against Zane Richards at 57 kilograms.

At 65 kilograms, Penn State graduate Zain Retherford won by decision, 5-1, against Anthony Ashnault. Penn State’s Nick Lee lost to Jordan Oliver, 8-3.

Penn State saw success with two wrestlers at 86 kilograms, as David Taylor beat Brett Pfarr by technical fall, 11-0, and Bo Nickal earned a win by technical fall, 13-3, over Pat Downey in the quarterfinals. In the Round of 16, Bo Nickal won by decision over Carter Starocci, 6-1.

Penn State’s Aaron Brooks won at 86 kilograms in the Round of 16 against Nathan Jackson, 3-0.

At 125 kilograms, Penn State’s Nick Gwiazdowski won by technical fall over Garrett Ryan, 11-0, in the quarterfinals.

In the Round of 16, Penn State’s Nick Lee won at 65 kilograms by technical fall, 14-2, against Gopher Wrestling Club’s Mitchell McKee. Penn State’s Frank Molinaro also won at 65 kilograms against Evan Henderson, 10-1, in the Round of 16.

In Greco-Roman competition, Penn State’s Mason Manville lost to Patrick Smith by decision, 2-1.

Penn State’s Nittany Lion Wrestling Club’s Jennifer Page won at 62 kilograms in the women’s freestyle competition in the Round of 16 against Blue Chip Wrestling Club’s Morgan Norris, 11-0.



57: Thomas Gilman (NLWC) tech fall Zane Richards (Illinois RTC), 11-0; Joe Colon (Cyclone RTC) dec. Seth Gross (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club), 9-8; Vitali Arujau (Spartan Combat) dec. Nathan Tomasello (TMWC), 3-2; Daton Fix (Cowboy RTC) tech fall Sean Russell (Gopher Wrestling Club), 11-0.

65: Zain Retherford (NLWC) dec. Anthony Ashnault (NYAC), 5-1; Joseph McKenna (Penn RTC) tech fall James Green (SERTC), 12-1; Jordan Oliver (Sunkist Wrestling Club) dec. Nick Lee (NLWC), 8-3; Yianni Diakomihalis (Spartan Combat) tech fall Frank Molinaro (Sunkist Wrestling Club), 10-0.

74: David Carr (Cyclone Regional Training Center) dec. Logan Massa (Cliff Keen Athletics), 8-0; Evan Wick (TMWC) dec. Thomas Gantt (Wolfpack WC), 9-8; Chance Marsteller (TMWC/LHU grad) dec. Vincenzo Joseph (NLWC), 3-3.

86: David Taylor (NLWC) tech fall Brett Pfarr (Gopher Wrestling Club), 11-0; Gabe Dean (Spartan Combat) dec. Myles Martin (Ohio RTC), 2-1; Bo Nickal (NLWC) tech fall Pat Downey (Sanford MMA), 13-3; Zahid Valencia (Sunkist Wrestling Club) dec. Aaron Brooks (NLWC), 6-3.

97: Kollin Moore (Ohio RTC) tech fall Braxton Amos (WIsconsin RTC), 10-0; MIchael Macchiavello (Wolfpack WC) dec. Albert Ferrari (Cowboy RTC), 3-1; Ty Walz (SERTC) dec. Kyven Gadson (Sunkist Wrestling Club), 2-1; Hayden Zillmer (Gopher Wrestling Club) dec. Ben Honis (Penn RTC), 9-0.

125: Nick Gwiazdowski (Wolfpack WC) tech fall Garrett Ryan (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club), 11-0; Dominique Bradley (Sunkist Wrestling Club) dec. Anthony Nelson (Gopher Wrestling Club), 4-3; Daniel Kerkvliet (NLWC) dec. Mason Parris (Cliff Keen Athletics), 4-4.


57: Zane Richards (Illinois RTC) tech fall Zach Sanders (Gopher Wrestling Club), 10-0.

65: Nick Lee (NLWC) tech fall Mitchell McKee (Gopher Wrestling Club), 14-2; Anthony Ashnault (NYAC) dec. Nahshon Garrett (SERTC), 8-2; Frank Molinaro (Sunkist KIds Wrestling Club) dec. Evan Henderson (Spartan Combat), 10-1.

86: Brett Pfarr (Gopher Wrestling Club) dec. Samuel Brooks (NYAC), 9-3; Bo Nickal (NLWC) dec. Carter Starocci (NLWC), 6-1; Aaron Brooks (NLWC) dec. Nathan Jackson (NJRTC), 3-0.

125: Garrett Ryan (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club) dec. Jordan Wood (Lehigh Valley Wrestling Club), 8-3.



50: Whitney Conder (Army/WCAP) tech fall McKayla Campbell (Tiger Wrestling Club), 12-0; Amy Fearnside (USOPTC) dec. Erin Golston (NYAC), 7-0; Victoria Anthony (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club) tech fall Emily Shilson (TCRTC), 10-0; Alyssa Lampe (Sunkist) tech fall Alleida Martinez (TMWC), 4:31.

53: Dominique Parrish (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club) pinned Jaslynn Gallegos (Blue Chip Wrestling Club), 1:48; Ronna Heaton (Sunkist Wrestling Club) dec. Alexandra Hendrick (TMWC), 4-0; Katherine Shai (NCWC) tech fall Alisha Howk (Sunkist Wrestling Club), 10-0; Areana Villaescusa (Army/WCAP) dec. Felicity Taylor (McKendree Bearcat Wrestling Club), 6-2.

57: Jenna BUrkert (Army/WCAP) tech fall Cheyenne Sisenstein (Tornado Wrestling Club), 11-0; Cameron Guerin (Bearcat WC) dec. Abigail Nette (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club), 11-8; Xochitl Mota-Pettis (Rise RTC) dec. Bridgette Duty (Patriot Wrestling Club), 15-12.

62: Maya Nelson (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club) dec. Ana Luciano (Tornado Wrestling Club), 10-4; Macey Kilty (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club) tech fall Desiree Zavala (Olympiad Wrestling), 12-2.


50: McKayla Campbell (Tiger Wrestling Club) tech fall Aleeah Gould (Tornado Wrestling Club), 4:25; Erin Golston (NYAC) tech fall Angelina Gomez (Lion Wrestling Club), 14-3; Amy Fearnside (USOPTC) tech fall Esthela Trevino (Legacy Elite), 10-0; Victoria Anthony (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club) tech fall Charlotte Flowler (River Valley Wrestling Club), 10-0; Emily Shilson (TCRTC) tech fall Sage Mortimer (TMWC), 2:51; Alleida Martinez (TMWC) tech fall Nina Pham (Olympiad Wrestling), 12-2.

53: Jaslynn Gallegos (Blue Chip Wrestling Club) tech fall Peyton Prussin (Life University), 10-0; Ronna Heaton (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club) tech fall Jasmine Hernandez (Scots Wrestling Academy), 10-0; Alisha Howk (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club) tech fall Marissa Gallegos (Colorado Mesa University), 13-2; Felicity Taylor (McKendree Bearcat Wrestling Club) dec. Melanie Mendoza (Team Tornado Wrestling Club), 3-2.

57: Cheyenne Sisenstein (Tornado Wrestling Club) dec. Brenda Reyna (Bearcat WC), 8-2; Cameron Guerin (Bearcat WC) tech fall Amanda Martinez (Cardinal Wrestling Club), 11-0; Bridgette Duty (Patriot Wrestling Club) dec. Tiana Jackson (Menlo Wrestling Club), 8-6; Lauren Louive (New York Athletic Club) tech fall Shauna Kemp (TMWC), 12-2.

62: Ana Luciano (Tornado Wrestling Club) dec. Michaela Beck (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club), 3-2; Jennifer Page (NLWC) tech fall Morgan Norris (Blue Chip Wrestling Club), 11-0; Julia Salata (New York Athletic Club) tech fall Zoe Nowicki (Bulldog Wrestling Club), 12-0; Desiree Zavala (Olympiad Wrestling) tech fall Waipuliani Estrella-Beauchamp (Warrior Wrestling Club), 12-2.

76: Jordan Nelson (Life University) dec. Sydnee Kimber (McKendree Bearcat Wrestling Club), 8-3; Yelena Makoyed (Cardinal Wrestling Club) tech fall Marlynne Deede (Twin Cities RTC), 12-2; Kylie Welker (TMWC) tech fall Randi Beltz (Army/WCAP), 12-2; Jackie Cataline (TMWC) dec. Joye Levendusky (McKendree Bearcat Wrestling Club), 3-0; Nkechinyere Nwankwo (Rise RTC) tech fall Mariah Harris (Johnstown), 1:09.



60: Leslie Fuenffinger (Army/WCAP) tech fall Randon Miranda (New York Athletic Club), 9-0; Dalton Roberts (Army/WCAP) dec. Taylor LaMont (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club), 5-0; Sam Jones (NYAC/Brunson UVRTC) won by 3 caution rule over Max Nowry (Army/WCAP); Ryan Mango (Army/WCAP) dec. Travis Rice (IRTC), 7-1.

67: Ellis Coleman (Army/WCAP) dec. Alston Nutter (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club), 6-0; Xavier Johnson (All-Marine Wrestling Team) tech fall Calvin Germinaro (Minnesota Storm), 10-0; Benjamin Peak (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club) tech fall Jamel Johnson (All-Marine Wrestling Team), 8-0; Raymond Bunker (All-Marine Wrestling Team) tech fall Michael Hooker (Army/WCAP), 10-2.

77: Jacob Fisher (Curby-3-Style) dec. Austin Morrow (NYAC/NMU), 6-5; Peytno Walsh (All-Marine Wrestling Team) tech fall Ben Provisor (New York Athletic Club), 12-4; Patrick Smith (Minnesota Storm) dec. Mason Manville (NLWC), 2-1; Jessee Porter (New York Athletic Club) tech fall RaVaughn Perkins (New York Athletic Club), 10-0.

87: Alan Vera (New York Athletic Club) tech fall Christian DuLaney (Minnesota Storm), 8-0; John Stefanowicz (All-Marine Wrestling Club) dec. Barrett Stanghill (Minnesota Storm), 9-3.


60: Randon Miranda (New York Athletic Club) dec. Joseph Palmer (Bear Claw Wrestling), 3-1.

67: Alston Nutter (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club) dec. Peyton Omania (New York Athletic Club), 12-9; Calvin Germinaro (Minnesota Storm) tech fall Colton Rasche (All-Marine Wrestling Team), 10-0; Benjamin Peak (Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club) tech fall Lenny Merkin (NJRTC), 9-0; Michael Hooker (Army/WCAP) tech fall Nolan Baker (New York Athletic Club), 13-4.

77: Austin Morrow (NYAC/NMU) dec. Brandon Mueller (505 Wrestling Club), 3-2; Jesse Porter (New York Athletic Club) dec. Corey Hope (New York Athletic Club), 6-0.


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