Pack crown four champions, finish second at the RMAC Championships

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. The No. 5 Colorado State University-Pueblo wrestling team crowned four champions at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Wrestling Championships Saturday, as eight student-athletes placed and the ThunderWolves finished runner-up.
The Pack claimed 110 points to finish second behind California Baptist University. CBU gathered 132.5 points to win the title. Last year the ThunderWolves needed 116.5 points to earn the championship.
No. 2 JaCobi Jones (Sr., Omaha, Neb.) captured his third RMAC Championship in the tournament setting and he was named RMAC Champion as a freshman to be crowned a four-time conference champion. According to available records, Jones is just the fourth wrestler in the history of the RMAC to earn four RMAC Championships in a career and the second member of the Pack to do so (Chuck Pipher). Jones produced two major decision wins to get to the championship bout, then a medical forfeit by his opponent put him at the top of the podium.
None of the other three champions were taken down by their opponent. No. 1 JaVaughn Perkins (So., Omaha, Neb.) defeated No. 3 Nick Fiegener of California Baptist 3-1 in the first sudden victory period to claim his first conference title at 184. In the heavyweight bout, Cody Johnson (Sr., Broken Arrow, Okla.) didn't allow No. 11 Sam Alnassiri of San Francisco State University to take him down, as he pulled off the 6-2 decision win and upset to earn the title. At 125, Josiah Seaton (Jr, Bonner Springs, Kan.) captured the championship after he defeated Alex Nunez of CBU by an 8-2 decision.
No. 7 PT Garcia (Jr., Denver, Colo.) finished the championships in third when he won by a first period pin fall (1:51) in the third place bout.
Despite losing their last matches, three other Pack wrestlers placed in the top six. Preston Lauterbach (Jr., Bellevue, Neb.) was fourth at 174, Jared Mestas (Sr., Pueblo, Colo.) finished sixth at 149 and Donavon Rincon (Fr., Pueblo, Colo.) posted a sixth place finish at 197.