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Cardinal Drops Dual Finale

BROOKINGS, S.D. – No. 3 Shane Griffith was the lone Cardinal to register a win as No. 13 Stanford fell 34-4 at No. 25 South Dakota State, Sunday, in Frost Arena.

Griffith, who wrestled in the final match of the dual, registered a 16-5 major decision over Kenny O'Neil. The redshirt freshman is now 26-0 on the season and finishes the year 13-0 in duals.

Stanford closed out its dual season at 11-4 (4-1 Pac-12), while South Dakota State improved to 12-5 win Sunday's win.

Up next, Stanford hosts the Pac-12 Championships on Saturday, March 7 in Maples Pavilion. The Cardinal is the defending conference champion, capturing the first team title in school history in 2019.

No. 25 South Dakota State 34, No. 13 Stanford 4

125#14 Danny Vega (SDSU) dec. Jackson DiSario (STAN)6-3
133Zach Price (SDSU) tech. fall Luciano Arroyo (STAN)15-0 (6:23)
141Clay Carlson (SDSU) maj. dec. Fabian Santillan (STAN)10-2
149#12 Henry Pohlmeyer (SDSU) won by forfeitFF
157Garrett Jordan (SDSU) dec. Ethan Woods (STAN)9-3
165#3 Shane Griffith (STAN) maj. dec. Kenny O'Neil (SDSU)16-5
174Tanner Cook (SDSU) dec. Gabe Dinette (STAN)4-0
184#16 Zach Carlson (SDSU) maj. dec. Jared Hill (STAN)16-5
197#15 Tanner Sloan (SDSU) dec. #7 Nathan Traxler (STAN)7-2
285Blake Wolters (SDSU) dec. Trevor Rasmussen (STAN)7-1