HAMPTON, Va. Peter Rose swept through his first round matches to advance to the quarterfinals of the NCWA National Tournament.
Rose faced off against Chad Stenson of Winona State in his first round match. Rose exhibited the dominance that he has been known for at the NCWA tournament as he quickly dispatched Stenson 15-4.
Rose entered the second round to face Sam Wilcox of UMASS- Amherst. Rose showed he was only getting started in the tournament, as he brushed Wilcox aside with a 19-6 victory.
The quarterfinals will see Rose for a fourth consecutive year when he faces off against Jarrett Hoeppner today. Rose is seeking history in a third consecutive national title.
Freshman Jordan Kofford was also an SVU representative at the tournament. Kofford's first tournament will have to be for experience as he lost his first round match to Mark Haslam of Utah State.