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December 17, 2002

 
 

Lowell’s Carlos Lopez Earns Pilgrim Wrestling League Rookie of the Week Honors

 

Providence, RI—Rhode Island College freshman Carlos Lopez (Lowell, MA) was named the Pilgrim Wrestling League’s Rookie of the Week.

 

His 12-4 win over Dan Moskowitz put the Anchormen up 21-15 in the second to last match of their dual against Plymouth State on Dec. 11, an eventual 21-18 RIC win. Moskowitz is a returning All-New England wrestler. Lopez is 7-4 at 157 lbs. with 30 points, 22 takedowns, nine escapes and one pin on the season.

 

Lopez is an industrial technology major and a 2002 graduate of Greater Lowell High School.

 

Head Coach Jay Jones’ team is 1-0 overall and 1-0 in the New England College Conference Wrestling Association (NECCWA). RIC is off for finals and the holidays. In upcoming action, RIC will travel to Florida to take part in the Citrus Invitational/Duals on Dec. 29 and 30.

 

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