2013-14 Heidelberg Wrestling News

  • Dowdley succeeds on mats, in classroom
    April 07, 2014
    Wrestling's Richard Dowdley has emerged as a premier scholar-athlete since transferring to Heidelberg.
  • #22 Student Princes Eliminated In Iowa
    March 15, 2014
    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The Heidelberg University wrestling struggled on Friday night and suffered elimination from the 2014 NCAA Championships.
  • Quintet Battles Nation’s Best This Weekend
    March 13, 2014
    TIFFIN, Ohio - Five Heidelberg University student-athletes will compete for All-American prestige and NCAA Championships this weekend.
  • Shuck Receives First Coach Of the Year Honors, Eight Student Princes Named All-OAC
    March 04, 2014
    AUSTINTOWN, Ohio - Third year head coach Ned Shuck has been named the Ohio Athletic Conference Coach of the Year after the Student Princes' finished undefeated in the OAC captured the regular season title.
  • Majoy, McDermitt, Russell Punch Tickets to Iowa
    March 02, 2014
    YORK, Pa. - Sophomores Colin McDermitt and Nino Majoy along with senior Jason Russell qualified for the 2014 NCAA Championships after finishing second, second, and third at the 2014 Mideast Regionals.
  • #27 Student Princes Win Seventh OAC Title, Ice the Polar Bears
    February 18, 2014
    ADA, Ohio – The Heidelberg University wrestling team claimed their seventh Ohio Athletic Conference regular season championship with a 28-10 defeat of the Ohio Northern Polar Bears.
  • 'Berg Wrestling Places Nine, Takes Third at Mid-States
    February 15, 2014
    CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. - The Heidelberg University wrestling team took third at the Mid-States Conference Tournament as nine Student Princes finished on the podium.
  • Wrestling Keeps Muskingum Scoreless to Remain Undefeated in OAC
    February 13, 2014
    TIFFIN, Ohio - The Heidelberg University wrestling team is just one match away from their seventh Ohio Athletic Conference regular season title after their shutout win over Muskingum.
  • #22 Student Princes knock off #10 Mount Union
    February 11, 2014
    TIFFIN, Ohio - The #22 Heidelberg University wrestling team upset the #10 Purple Raiders of Mount Union. The Berg men were victorious at seven weight classes to propel them to a stunning 22-10 victory over their Ohio Athletic Conference foe.
  • #22 Student Princes tested by Blue Streaks in Victory
    February 04, 2014
    UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio - The Heidelberg University wrestling team was tested by the Blue Streaks of John Carroll University in their second OAC matchup of the 2013-14 season. The Berg picked up six wins and picked up crucial bonus points to beat the Streaks, 23-18.
  • Russell and Majoy Lead Wrestling at 2014 Pete Willson
    January 31, 2014
    WHEATON, Ill. - Senior Jason Russell and sophomore Nino Majoy lead the Student Princes at the 2014 "Pete Willson" Wheaton Invitational with a pair of fourth place finishes. Russell and Majoy are joined by sophomore Colin McDermitt and junior Richard Dowdley who also claimed fifth and eighth in their respective weight classes.
  • 13 Student Princes Place At the Alma College Open, McDermitt Takes First
    January 25, 2014
    ALMA, Mich. - Sophomore Colin McDermitt led the Heidelberg University wrestling team as 12 other Student Princes claim individual honors at the Alma College Open.
  • 'Berg Wrestling Stings BW, 35-6
    January 21, 2014
    BEREA, Ohio - The Berg wrestling team opened up their 2014 Ohio Athletic Conference dual match schedule with a 35-6 victory over the Yellow Jackets of Baldwin Wallace.
  • Majoy Leads Berg Grapplers at Waynesburg Quad
    January 18, 2014
    WAYNESBURG, Pa. - The Heidelberg Student Princes have battled a lot of tough opponents already this season and it was no different at the Waynesburg Quad Match. The Berg finished 1-2 in their three matches, losing to two nationally ranked teams and convincingly defeating their third opponent.
  • Wrestling Places At Budd Whitehill Duals for the first time since 2006, Finishes 3-2
    January 11, 2014
    WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - The Heidelberg wrestling team had not place at the Budd Whitehill National Duals since 2006. That is until the 2013-14 Berg grapplers wrestled their way to a sixth place finish by defeating three quality opponents in two days of competition.
  • Majoy Takes Fifth to Lead Student Princes at Manchester
    January 11, 2014
    NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. - 141-pound, sophomore Tyler Majoy finished fifth to lead the Berg grapplers at the Spartan Mat Classic.
  • Underdogs: Wrestling takes on nations best at Desert Duals
    December 21, 2013
    LAS VEGAS - Being the underdog is something that is often associated with being a Student Prince. Not to say that Heidelberg athletics have not seen success; they have. However, Heidelberg is not known for being the powerhouse program but instead, doing things "the Heidelberg way". As the Berg wrestling team entered the 2013 Desert Duals for the first time in the history of the program they were called on to play a familiar role, the underdog.
  • Russell leads Student Princes at ONU Open
    December 07, 2013
    ADA, Ohio - Junior Jason Russell led the Student Princes at the Ohio Northern Open by wrestling to an unbeaten 5-0 record and claiming an individual title at 197-pounds. Ten other Berg grapplers found the podium along with Russell as the Student Princes finish third as a team.
  • Wrestling finishes 2-2 at Comet Duals, Cheek goes unbeaten
    November 23, 2013
    OLIVET, Mich. - The Heidelberg men traveled to Olivet College to battle four opposing squad - Indiana Tech, Wisconsin - Whitewater, Trine and Alma - at the 2013 Olivet College Duals. 149-pound sophomore, Damon Cheek was the only Student Princes to wrestle to a perfect 4-0 record to lead the Berg.
  • 'Berg wrestling takes down the Lions, 40-3
    November 19, 2013
    TIFFIN, Ohio - The Heidelberg wrestling team battled back from their close loss last Thursday to beat the College of Mount St. Joseph Lions, 40-3.
  • Comets Beat 'Berg Wrestling, 22-17 in Home Opener
    November 14, 2013
    TIFFIN, Ohio - The Heidelberg wrestling team hosted the Comets of Olivet College in their first dual match of the 2013-14 season. The Berg took a 6-3 lead after the 133-pound weight class but only picked up three more victories on the evening to loss, 22-17.
  • McDermitt Takes 133-pounds at Washington and Jefferson
    November 09, 2013
    WASHINGTON, Pa. - Sophomore 133-pounder Colin McDermitt claimed an individual title at the Washington and Jefferson Invitational while seven other Student Princes returned to Tiffin place winners. Despite leading the team standings entering the semifinals round, the Berg men finished fourth overall.
  • Cheek Takes Second to Lead Berg at Messiah
    November 02, 2013
    MECHANICSBURG, Pa. - The Heidelberg wrestling team officially opened the 2013-14 season as they took on tough competition at the Messiah Invitational. Without returning NCAA qualifiers, Delian Schneider and Richard Dowdley, the Berg left Mechanicsburg with eight place winners and third place finish as a team.
  • Wrestling leads preseason poll
    October 29, 2013
    TIFFIN, Ohio - The Ohio Athletic Conference preseason wrestling coaches poll was released today and the defending OAC champion, Student Princes are sitting atop the conference.
  • Top Ten Stories from 2012-13: #3 – Wrestling Wins OAC, Lovins Earns All-American Honors
    September 26, 2013
    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Senior 197-pounder Andy Lovins (Clinton Township, MI./Lake Shore) adds another All-American honor to the storied Heidelberg University wrestling program with his fifth place finish at the 2013 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
  • Three Student Princes Named NWCA Scholar Athletes
    March 18, 2013
    Senior Andy Lovins (Clinton Township, MI./Lake Shore) along with juniors Jeremy Stepp (Cincinnati/Princeton) and Chris Osborne (McComb) have been named National Wrestling Coaches Association All-Americans.
  • NCAA Wrestling Championships: Lovins Finishes Fifth for the Berg
    March 15, 2013
    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Senior 197-pounder Andy Lovins (Clinton Township, MI./Lake Shore) adds another All-American honor to the storied Heidelberg University wrestling program with his fifth place finish at the 2013 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
  • Three 'Berg Grapplers Are Set to Battle the Nations Best in Iowa
    March 13, 2013
    The Heidelberg University wrestling team visited second year head coach Ned Shuck's alma mater, the University of Iowa, this afternoon on their way to the 2013 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
  • Six Winter Athletes Named Academic All-OAC
    AUSTINTOWN, Ohio - Six Student Princes have been pegged Academic All-OAC performers as women's basketball leads the way with four.