Heino Saves The Day

Campbell Wrestling needed every last bout, including a final takedown from Jere Heino to upset The Citadel, 19-16, Thursday night.

The Fighting Camels were tied heading into the heavyweight class when Heino landed a takedown in the final 20-seconds, holding on by preventing an escape from The Citadel to secure the win, firing up an emotional crowd inside Carter Gym.

Read the full match recap here:

Campbell has now won consecutive dual matches for the first time since Jan. 23, 2014, improving to 2-2 in Southern Conference play. Check out the closing moments during a back-and-forth affair.

The Fighting Camels return to action this Sunday in Boiling Springs, N.C. for a SoCon matchup against Gardner-Webb at 3 p.m.

Make sure to follow the official home for Campbell Wrestling on Twitter: @GoCamelsWrestle for updates on this weekend’s match.

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