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Keith and Peppelman Pick Up Wins Against No. 7 Lehigh

Photo of Steven Keith courtesy of Gil Talbot.

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Sophomores Steven Keith and Walter Peppelman picked up wins in the Harvard wrestling teams dual meet against No. 7 Lehigh Sunday afternoon. The Crimson fell to the nationally ranked Mountain Hawks, 40-7.

Keith earned a 10-2 major decision over Mitch Berger at 125 pounds to start the dual meet off. Walter Peppelman added a 1-0 decision over Sean Bilodeau at 157 pounds to improve to 19-4 on the season.

Freshman Cameron Croy and senior Andrew Knapp have close matches against nationally ranked wrestlers at 184 and 285 pounds, respectively.

Harvard opens Ivy League competition Saturday at Penn and Princeton. The Crimson takes on the Tigers at 10 a.m. and the Quakers at 2 p.m.