No. 10 Wrestling Downs WPI, 23-15
, - Dec. 10 - Springfield College junior Scott Fay (Danbury, Conn.)
improved his record to 16-3 with a victory in the 285-pound division to lead the No. 10 Pride to a 23-15 win over WPI in its first dual-meet action of the winter.
Fay, the seventh-ranked 285-pounder in Division III, defeated the Engineers' Tom Lashmit, 5-0, to lead SC, ranked No. 10 in the latest Brute/adidas Division III poll, and first in the latest New England College Conference Wrestling Association Division III New England poll. WPI (0-1) is ranked fourth in New England.
SC junior Brian Viglione (Chelmsford, Mass.)
improved his record to 20-3 with a 12-5 decision over WPI's Peter Krzyzewski in the 174-pound division, while senior Tom Medonis (Wethersfield, Conn.)
ran his record to 16-4 with a technical fall over Josh Bodden, 20-4, in the 197-pound competition.
Springfield 23, WPI 15
165 - Mike Kennedy (W) def. Bill Koch (S), 8-2
174 - Brian Viglione (S) def. Peter Krzyzewski (W), 12-5
184 - Mike McWilliams (S) def. Dave Capone (W), 4-3
197 - Tom Medonis (S) tech. Josh Bodden (W), 20-4
285 - Scott Fay (S) def. Tom Lashmit (W), 5-0
125 - Anthony Paolett (W) pin. Derek McNerney (S), 4:19
133 - Peter Marques (S) win by forfeit
141 - Mike DeCiccio (S) def. Roman Walsh (W), 4-2
149 - Rob Saltzman (W) def. Ryan Pope (W), 3-1
157 - Joe Moskowitz (W) def. Jerard Melito (S), 1-0
Head Coach Jason Holder
Jason Holder will enter his second season as head wrestling coach in 2012. Holder had a standout first season at the helm of the Pride, leading Springfield to the NEWA Duals Championship and taking three wrestlers to the NCAA Championships.
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