Bracket

Menlo College Women's Wrestling, ranked 8th in the WCWA heading into the weekend made their case for another uptick in the rankings as they placed second with another strong showing at the Missouri Valley Open. An ever-competitive tournament, the Oaks finished a combined 39-22 (64%) overall and had nine placers, three finalists and a champion. McKendree claimed top honors with Menlo placing second and Southern Oregon coming in at third.

#4 Hiba Salem took third place in the 101 pound weight division. She started her day with a bye and then earned a 13-2 tech fall victory over Rozlynn Vasquez before dropping a razor-thin 8-7 decision to Maia Phanthadara of University of the Cumberlands. Salem then defeated Jade Martin via tech fall and then earned a 6-0 decision in the third place match over Rebecca Forsyth to claim third.

#3 Cady Chessin was Menlo's next placer and she did what she does best on Saturday at 116 pounds. Chessin ran the table, picking up a pair of 10-0 tech fall wins before pinning Kassidy Block of Adrian College in 58 seconds. She then claimed a 11-3 major decision to advance to the finals where she defeated Christy Powell of Missouri Valley 8-0 to claim first place.

New to the rankings in the most recent poll, #7 Solin Piearcy had a great day, finishing 4-1 and in second place. The freshman won 10-0 in her first two matches then battled her way to a 2-1 decision victory over Ismileyna Valles of University of the Cumberlands. She repeated the performance in her next match, winning 2-1 over Cara Romeike to advance to the finals. Maya Nelson of University of the Cumberlands who is ranked #3 in the nation won 12-0 via tech fall.

Rounding out Menlo wrestlers that placed was #8 Iman Kazem who finished second at 155 pounds. Kazem earned a first round bye then picked up two 10-0 tech fall wins before advancing to the finals with a 7-4 decision victory over Rachel Watters of Oklahoma City University. Kazem could not defeat Niauni Hill who shut her out 6-0 in the finals.

 

Missouri Valley Open Results for Menlo College
Missouri Valley Open 101 - Hiba Salem's place is 3rd and has scored 18.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Hiba Salem (Menlo College) received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal - Hiba Salem (Menlo College) won by tech fall over Rozlynn Vasquez (Pioneers - Wrestling Club) (TF 13-2)
Semifinal - Maia Phanthadara (University of the Cumberlands) won by decision over Hiba Salem (Menlo College) (Dec 8-7)
Cons. Semi - Hiba Salem (Menlo College) won by tech fall over Jade Martin (Southern Oregon University) (TF 12-0)
3rd Place Match - Hiba Salem (Menlo College) won by decision over Rebecca Forsyth (Patriot Wrestling Club) (Dec 6-0)

Missouri Valley Open 109 - Autumn Pacheco's place is 7th and has scored 12.50 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Autumn Pacheco (Menlo College) received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 - Autumn Pacheco (Menlo College) won by tech fall over Amanda Mercier (Warrior Wrestling Club) (TF 11-0)
Quarterfinal - Kimberly Straub (Lindenwood Belleville) won by decision over Autumn Pacheco (Menlo College) (Dec 7-0)
Cons. Round 4 - Autumn Pacheco (Menlo College) won by fall over Precious Mason (Bacone Unattached) (Fall 0:45)
Cons. Round 5 - Charlotte Fowler (Tiger Wrestling Club) won by fall over Autumn Pacheco (Menlo College) (Fall 1:40)
7th Place Match - Autumn Pacheco (Menlo College) won by decision over Evelynn Simmons (Wayland Baptist University) (Dec 6-2)

Missouri Valley Open 116 - Cady Chessin's place is 1st and has scored 29.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Cady Chessin (Menlo College) won by tech fall over Shania Magdaleno (Ottawa University) (TF 10-0)
Champ. Round 2 - Cady Chessin (Menlo College) won by tech fall over Annastassia Ramirez (Southern Oregon University) (TF 10-0)
Quarterfinal - Cady Chessin (Menlo College) won by fall over Kassidy Block (Adrian College) (Fall 0:58)
Semifinal - Cady Chessin (Menlo College) won by decision over Dajan Treder (Jimmies Wrestling Club) (Dec 11-3)
1st Place Match - Cady Chessin (Menlo College) won by decision over Christy Powell (Missouri Valley College) (Dec 8-0)

Missouri Valley Open 123 - Caitlyn Macanas's place is unknown and has scored 5.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Caitlyn Macanas (Menlo College) received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 - Hailee Lilly (McKendree University) won by tech fall over Caitlyn Macanas (Menlo College) (TF 11-0)
Cons. Round 2 - Caitlyn Macanas (Menlo College) won by fall over Kailyn Ramos (Oklahoma City University) (Fall 0:00)
Cons. Round 3 - Anesia Ramirez (Southern Oregon University) won by tech fall over Caitlyn Macanas (Menlo College) (TF 12-1)

Missouri Valley Open 130 - Melanie Cordero's place is 7th and has scored 11.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Melanie Cordero (Menlo College) received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 - Melanie Cordero (Menlo College) won by decision over Caitlyn Kaz (University of Jamestown) (Dec 4-2)
Quarterfinal - Alejandra Rodriguez (Southern Oregon University) won by fall over Melanie Cordero (Menlo College) (Fall 1:00)
Cons. Round 4 - Melanie Cordero (Menlo College) won by decision over Kristin Yamasaki (University of the Cumberlands) (Dec 3-0)
Cons. Round 5 - Breanna Dudoit-Vasquez (Pioneers - Wrestling Club) won by decision over Melanie Cordero (Menlo College) (Dec 2-0)
7th Place Match - Melanie Cordero (Menlo College) won by injury default over Erika Mihalca (Spartan Wrestling Club) (Inj. 0:00)

Missouri Valley Open 136 - Solin Piearcy's place is 2nd and has scored 23.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Solin Piearcy (Menlo College) won by tech fall over Valeria Sanchez (Bacone College) (TF 10-0)
Champ. Round 2 - Solin Piearcy (Menlo College) won by tech fall over Bailey McLaughlin (Waldorf University) (TF 10-0)
Quarterfinal - Solin Piearcy (Menlo College) won by decision over Ismileyna Valles (University of the Cumberlands) (Dec 2-1)
Semifinal - Solin Piearcy (Menlo College) won by decision over Cara Romeike (University of Jamestown) (Dec 2-1)
1st Place Match - Maya Nelson (University of the Cumberlands) won by tech fall over Solin Piearcy (Menlo College) (TF 12-0)

Missouri Valley Open 143 - Marilyn Garcia's place is unknown and has scored 6.50 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Anna Naylor (University of the Cumberlands) won by fall over Marilyn Garcia (Menlo College) (Fall 0:00)
Cons. Round 1 - Marilyn Garcia (Menlo College) won by tech fall over Abby Manzier (Oklahoma City University) (TF 13-2)
Cons. Round 2 - Marilyn Garcia (Menlo College) won by fall over Jesus Martinez (Midland University) (Fall 0:00)
Cons. Round 3 - Marilyn Garcia (Menlo College) won by decision over Jessalyn Spooner (Jimmies Wrestling Club) (Dec 8-0)
Cons. Round 4 - Margaret Douma (Oklahoma City University) won by fall over Marilyn Garcia (Menlo College) (Fall 2:13)

Missouri Valley Open 155 - Iman Kazem's place is 2nd and has scored 23.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Iman Kazem (Menlo College) received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 - Iman Kazem (Menlo College) won by tech fall over Emma Mooneyham (McKendree University) (TF 10-0)
Quarterfinal - Iman Kazem (Menlo College) won by tech fall over Kenya Henderson (Lindenwood Belleville) (TF 10-0)
Semifinal - Iman Kazem (Menlo College) won by decision over Rachel Watters (Oklahoma City University) (Dec 7-4)
1st Place Match - Niauni Hill (Lindenwood Belleville) won by decision over Iman Kazem (Menlo College) (Dec 6-0)

Missouri Valley Open 155 - Rachael Chinn's place is 6th and has scored 19.50 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Rachael Chinn (Menlo College) won by fall over Petra Felix (Bacone College) (Fall 2:00)
Champ. Round 2 - Alexandria Glaude (McKendree University) won by tech fall over Rachael Chinn (Menlo College) (TF 11-0)
Cons. Round 2 - Rachael Chinn (Menlo College) won by tech fall over Erika Aguila (Bacone College) (TF 11-0)
Cons. Round 3 - Rachael Chinn (Menlo College) won by decision over Camyla Hernandez (McKendree University) (Dec 9-4)
Cons. Round 4 - Rachael Chinn (Menlo College) won by fall over Jasmine Ivey (Southern Oregon University) (Fall 2:22)
Cons. Round 5 - Rachael Chinn (Menlo College) won by fall over Mariah Harris (Tiger Wrestling Club) (Fall 4:21)
Cons. Semi - Rachel Watters (Oklahoma City University) won by decision over Rachael Chinn (Menlo College) (Dec 7-0)
5th Place Match - Andrea Sennett (McKendree University) won by decision over Rachael Chinn (Menlo College) (Dec 10-2)

Missouri Valley Open 170 - Celycia Sandoval's place is unknown and has scored 2.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Nicole Diaz (Southern Oregon University) won by decision over Celycia Sandoval (Menlo College) (Dec 7-0)
Cons. Round 1 - Celycia Sandoval (Menlo College) received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 2 - Celycia Sandoval (Menlo College) won by decision over Kate Hill (Tiger Wrestling Club) (Dec 9-2)
Cons. Round 3 - Autumn Rux (Adrian College) won by decision over Celycia Sandoval (Menlo College) (Dec 8-0)

Missouri Valley Open 170 - Precious Bell's place is 6th and has scored 16.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Precious Bell (Menlo College) won by decision over Yuneris Taveras (Missouri Valley College) (Dec 7-0)
Champ. Round 2 - Precious Bell (Menlo College) won by fall over Jessica Rodriguez (Lindenwood University) (Fall 0:00)
Quarterfinal - Precious Bell (Menlo College) won by fall over Brittany Marshall (Wayland Baptist University) (Fall 0:45)
Semifinal - Brandy Lowe (McKendree University) won by decision over Precious Bell (Menlo College) (Dec 6-3)
Cons. Semi - Leilani Camargo-Naone (Midland University) won by decision over Precious Bell (Menlo College) (Dec 6-4)
5th Place Match - Courteney Tompkins (University of the Cumberlands) won by tech fall over Precious Bell (Menlo College) (TF 12-2)

Missouri Valley Open 191 - Vanessa Dixon's place is 6th and has scored 18.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Vanessa Dixon (Menlo College) received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 - Vanessa Dixon (Menlo College) won by fall over Haylee McCoy (Adrian College) (Fall 0:00)
Quarterfinal - Paige Baynes (Lindenwood University) won by fall over Vanessa Dixon (Menlo College) (Fall 2:35)
Cons. Round 4 - Vanessa Dixon (Menlo College) won by fall over Harmony Maitland (Waldorf University) (Fall 0:18)
Cons. Round 5 - Vanessa Dixon (Menlo College) won by fall over Sarah Moore (Jimmies Wrestling Club) (Fall 2:06)
Cons. Semi - Alyssa Cantu (Missouri Valley College) won by decision over Vanessa Dixon (Menlo College) (Dec 4-0)
5th Place Match - Rebecca Carson (Campbellsville University) won by tech fall over Vanessa Dixon (Menlo College) (TF 10-0)