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Cornell holds off Lehigh in nationally-ranked showdown

Published On: Jan 06 2013 06:45:55 PM CST

Cornell holds off Lehigh in nationally-ranked showdown

The 25th-ranked Lehigh wrestling team fell to No. 8 Cornell 20-13 on Sunday in Grace Hall.

Shane Welsh and Robert Hamlin picked up big overtime wins for Lehigh at 149 and 184 pounds.

Joey Napoli added a major decision win for Lehigh at 157, while John Bolich earned an upset win at 197.

Lehigh (3-4) will take to the road next weekend for a pair of road duals against EIWA opponents.

The Mountain Hawks will battle Navy on Saturday at 2pm, and then will square off against American Sunday at 2pm.