White won his first two matches of the day to find himself in the quarterfinal round for a showdown with the No. 2 seed in the in the 165-pound bracket, Michigan’s Logan Massa. With a spot in the semis on the line, White was held off by Massa in an 8-2 loss.
Earlier in the day, White won his first two matches, defeating Logan Kernin from Bucknell by a 3-2 score in the first match, and Air Force’s Alex Lopouchanski, 5-4, in the round of 16. Tomorrow, White will take on Ohio State's Cody Burcher in the Consolation Round of Eight.
Ryan did not have an easy start to the tournament, having a first round matchup with the top seed, Wisconsin’s Connor Medberry. Although Ryan stayed aggressive throughout, Medberry sent Ryan to the consolation bracket with an 11-0 loss.
The next two matches for Ryan were impressive, as he picked up pins against West Virginia's Brandon Ngati and Cal-Bakersfield's Alex Encarnarcion-Strand. In the evening session, Ryan topped Purdue's Tyler Kral, 7-1, to advance to a day two match with Stanford's Nathan Butler.
Dan Reed made his way to the evening session with a pair of wins to start the day. The junior topped Cal Poly’s Joshy Cortez with a pin at 7:34 in the opening match, before dropping a 7-4 decision to Wisconsin’s Andrew Croane. Reed then came back to top Zach Kelly from Bucknell, 8-5, to move on to the consolation round of eight.
Against Minnesota’s Fredy Stroker, Reed was unable to get anything started during a 9-1 loss that knocked him out of the tournament.
Wrestling will get under way at 9 a.m. on Day Two.
133 – Alec Kelly
L, Bryson Beard (North Idaho), 9-5
W, Yoshito Funakoshi (Cal Poly), 13-5
L, Cory Stainbrook (West Virginia), 11-5
141 – Jacob Macalolooy
L, Jared Prince (Navy), Fall (6:35)
W, John Twomey (Air Force), 8-3
L, Colton Schilling (Cal Poly), Fall (:12)
149 – Dan Reed
W, Joshy Cortez (Cal Poly), Fall (7:34)
L, Andrew Croane (Wisconsin), 7-4
W, Zach Kelly (Bucknell), 8-5
L, Fredy Stroker (Minnesota), 9-1
157 – Tyler Ponte
L, Alex Mossing (Air Force), 3-2
L, No. 18 Victor Lopez (Bucknell), 9-1
165 – Tyrel White
W, Logan Kernin (Bucknell), 3-2
W, Alex Lopouchanski (Air Force), 5-4
L, No. 6 Logan Massa (Michigan), 8-2
174 – Austin Coniker
L, Ryan Christiensen (Wisconsin), 2-0
L, Michael Billingsley (Air Force), 3-1
184 – Jacob Young
L, Kanon Dean (Harvard), 5-2
L, Jason Grimes (American), 10-0
197 – Matt Doggett
L, Marcus Harrington (Iowa State), 11-4
L, Logan Kirby (Harvard), 9-6
HWT – Garrett Ryan
L, No. 2 Connor Medberry (Wisconsin), 11-0
W, Brandon Ngati (West Virginia), Fall (3:53)
W, Alex Encarnarcion-Strand (Cal-Bakersfield), Fall (1:20)
W, Tyler Kral (Purdue), 7-1