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Wrestling Captures City Collegiate Championship

Anthony Dalesandro  Springfield, Mass. - February 4, 2009 - On Wednesday, the Springfield College wrestling team defeated three local colleges in the City Collegiate Championship hosted at American International College. The Pride defeated Springfield Technical Community College, 27-22, in its first match of the day and then downed the host AIC Yellow Jackets, 32-13. Springfield then cruised past Western New England, 41-7, in its final match of the evening.

Leading the way for the Pride was once again freshman Ryan McGilvray, who posted three wins on the night. McGilvray won by forfeit against STCC, pinned his opponent in the AIC match in just :59 seconds, and won by pin against WNEC in a time of 2:48. John Archambeau also had three wins as he wrestled at both 165 and 174. He won by forfeit at 174 against STCC before winning by technical fall at 165 versus AIC, and taking down his WNEC match by a 6-2 count. Anthony Dalesandro also had impressive wins at 197 with a pin against STCC and a major versus AIC.

Springfield returns to action on Sunday when it travels for a tri-meet at Plymouth State. SC will also take on Johnson & Wales.

Springfield 27 , STCC 22
125: Jesse Sgaglione (SC) Dec. Ernesto Ornelas (STCC) , 6-5
133: Nick Marouski (STCC) Maj. Gary Henningsen (SC), 13-3
141: Ryan McGilvray (SC) won by forfeit
149: Steve Flathers (SC) won by forfeit
157:Hayden Theodorakis (STCC) Dec. Sean Jones (SC), 8-3
165: Mike Aiken (STCC) Dec. Jareth Cardoso (SC), 2-0
174: John Archambeau (SC) won by forfeit
184: George Hargrove(STCC) pin Jason Barriault (SC), 1:33
197: Anthony Dalesandro (SC) pin Jonathan Curbelo (STCC), 1:46
285: Chris Patrone (STCC) pin Rich Wigglesworth (SC), 6:35

Springfield 32, American International 13
125: #Carlos Lara# (AIC) dec. Jesse Sgaglione (S),11-6
133: #Jeff Haddad# (AIC) maj. Gary Henningsen (S), 15-3
141: Ryan McGilvray (S) pin. #Chris Bukowski# (AIC), 0:59
149: Steve Flathers (S) maj. #Babajide Fagbuyi# (AIC), 10-2
157: Dave Brown (S) dec. #Vladimir Bereshchenko# (AIC), 10-6
165: John Archambeau (S) tech. #John Mullinix# (AIC), 18-3
174: Ronald Thompson (S) pin. #Yaakov Bloch# (AIC), 1:07
184: Anthony Dalesandro (S) maj. #Anthony Williams# (AIC) , 10-1
197: #Wausa Onigbanjo# (AIC) win by default
285: Chris Brown (S) maj. #Kelvin Valencia# (AIC), 12-4

Springfield 41 , Western New England 7
125: Jesse Sgaglione (SC) won by forfeit
133: Gary Henningsen (SC) won by forfeit
141: Ryan McGilvray (SC) pin Chris Corsino (WNEC), 2:48
149: Steve Flathers (SC) Dec. Steve Lauzon (WNEC), 5-2
157: Dave Brown (SC) tech. Jon Fields (WNEC), 23-8 - 6:56
165: John Archambeau (SC) Dec. Ted Banks (WNEC), 6-2
174: Ronald Thompson (SC) won by injury default Matt Hansen (WNEC)
184: Jason Barriault (SC) pin Travone Logan (WNEC), 4:37
197:David Baldyga (WNEC) Maj. EJ Wasikowski (SC), 14-3
285: Dan Patsiga (WNEC) Dec. John Garbodi (SC), 9-6

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