GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO)-- Colorado Mesa's wrestling team defended their No. 9 spot in the national rankings on Thursday.
The Mavs defeated No. 11 Grand Canyon 21-18 in team total, which marks the 13th consecutive dual victory for the Mavs.
Jordan Passehl's pin with 0:38 seconds remaining in the third round of the 197 lbs. match secured the Mavs victory.
CMU is now 18-1 this season with a 4-0 record in the RMAC.