Two Mountaineers advanced to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Wrestling tournament on Thursday night at Little Caesars Arena In Detroit, Mi.
After falling behind 6-1 early in the match, Killian Cardinale outscored No. 21-seed Taylor LaMont of Utah Valley, 9-2, for a 10-8 overtime win. Cardinale faces No. 4-seed Brandon Courtney of Arizona State in the quarterfinals of the 125 pound weight class.
At the 165 pound weight class, Peyton Hall defeated Phil Conigliaro of Harvard, 7-3. Hall faces Evan Wick of Cal Poly in Friday’s quarterfinal matchup.
— WVU Wrestling (@WVUWrestling) March 18, 2022