LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The American University wrestling team ended competition at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational on Saturday, placing 32nd in the team standings with13.0 points.
Junior captain John Boyle was the lone AU wrestler in action on Saturday after posting a 3-1 record on Friday to advance to the final day of competition.
In the consolation bracket, Boyle, seeded 10th at 157 pounds, took on eighth-seed Joel Smith of Arizona State. Boyle dropped a close 8-6 decision to Smith, falling just one win shy of a top-eight finish.
American will return to action next weekend, Dec. 13, when it heads to the Cleveland State Open.