No. 8 Wrestling Sends Three To Division III Championships
- Springfield College sophomore All-American Mike Gaeta
, sophomore Mark DeCicco
and senior captain Brian Viglione
will represent SC at the NCAA Division III Championships on Friday-Saturday, March 4-5 at St. Olaf in Minnesota.
Gaeta (Manalapan, N.J.)
, who finished fourth at last years NCCA Division III championship, attempts to earn his second All-American honor. Gaeta won his second-straight 141-pound NECCWA title, sweeping five-straight matches, including a 45-second pin in the championship. Gaeta went 32-6 over the season and tallied seven pins along the way.
DeCiccio (Cranston, R.I.)
competes in his first national championship by sweeping five matches en route to the 149-pound NECCWA title. DeCiccio compiled an 18-8 record and three pin falls.
Viglione (Chelmsford, Mass.)
finished second in the NECCWA 174-pound weight class and received a wild card for the second-straight season to the NCAA Championships. Viglione was injured for part of the season, but still posted an impressive 25-9 record along the way.
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.
Contact Head Coach Jason Holder
| Phone: 413.748.3276