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December 15, 2003

 

Rhode Island College Wrestling Update #3

(1-0 Overall; 1-0 in the NECCWA; 0-0 in the Pilgrim League)

Providence, RI--Head Coach Jay Jonesí team is 1-0 overall, 1-0 in the NECCWA and 0-0 in the Pilgrim League. RIC hosted its first home match of the season on Dec. 11 versus NECCWA foe Plymouth State and defeated the Panthers, 34-15. The Anchormen are currently ranked tenth among all Div. I, II and III teams in New England and are eighth among Div. III teams.

 

Junior Justin Deveau (North Attleboro, MA) is 14-2 at 285 lbs. with 65 points, 19 takedowns, four reversals, nine escapes, four near-falls and four pins. He placed third at the RIT Invitational, third at the Doug Parker Invitational on Nov. 22 and first at the Roger Williams Invitational on Nov. 15. Deveau is currently ranked first in New England at 285 lbs.

 

Junior Keith Nelson (Rhinebeck, NY) is 13-6 at 174 lbs. with 47 points, 34 takedowns, three reversals, 19 escapes, eight near-falls and two pins. He placed fourth at the RIT Invitational on Dec. 6, third at the Doug Parker Invitational on Nov. 23 and fifth at the Roger Williams Invitational on Nov. 15.

 

Junior Walter Borden (Pawtucket, RI) is 11-6 at 165 lbs. with 47 points, 25 takedowns, six reversals, 16 escapes, nine near-falls and four pins.

 

Junior Luke Emmons (West Greenwich, RI) is 8-6 at 141 lbs. with 31 points, 15 takedowns, eight reversals, 17 escapes, 12 near-falls and two pins. He placed fifth at the Roger Williams Invitational on Nov. 15. Emmons is currently ranked sixth in New England at 141 lbs.

 

Freshman Mike Bonora (Nutley, NJ) is 8-3 at 141 lbs. with 31 points, 33 takedowns, seven reversals, 13 escapes, six near-falls and one pin. He placed second at the Roger Williams Invitational on Nov. Bonora is currently ranked second in New England at 141 lbs.

 

Freshman Olutosin Taylor (Copiague, NY) is 5-2 at 197 lbs. with 24 points, 15 takedowns, four reversals, seven escapes, seven near-falls and three pins.

 

Junior Matt Kelly (Carver, MA) is 2-4 at 149 lbs. with nine points, one takedown, one reversal, nine escapes and one near-fall.

 

Junior Eddy German (Providence, RI) is 4-4 at 125 lbs. With 13 points, 21 takedowns, two reversals and seven escapes.

 

Sophomore Todd Bloom (Wantagh, NY) is 9-4 at 133 lbs. with 43 points, 14 takedowns, six reversals, ten escapes, seven near-falls and four pins. He placed fifth at the Roger Williams Invitational on Nov. 15.

 

Sophomore Arty Privedenyuk (Springfield, MA) is 6-6 at 174 lbs. with 23 points, 11 takedowns, seven reversals, nine escapes, nine near-falls and one pin.

 

Sophomore Richard Chute (Wrentham, MA) is 3-6 at 141 lbs. with 12 points, ten takedowns, two reversal, 20 escapes and two near-falls.

 

Junior Ryan Klupt (Miller Place, NY) is 2-7 at 184 lbs. with nine points, six takedowns, four reversals and eight escapes.

 

Junior Andre LaBonte (Harrisville, RI) is 3-2 at 285 lbs. with 12 points, three takedowns, five escapes and one pin.

 

Senior Giovanni Calise (Cranston, RI) is 2-4 at 197 lbs. with 12 points, one takedown, one reversal and two pins.

 

Senior Radbeh Torabi (Cranston, RI) is 1-2 at 174 lbs. with six points and one takedown.

 

Junior Dan Fortner (Mystic, CT) is 3-6 at 157 lbs. with nine points, eight takedowns, 15 escapes and two near-falls.

 

Junior Allyn Quibble (Ledyard, CT) is 4-2 at 149 lbs. with 20 points, 12 takedowns, three reversals, four escapes and five near-fall and two pins.

 

Freshman Ricky Boyle (North Attleboro, MA) is 0-3 at 165 lbs. with two takedowns, six escapes.

 

Freshman Ian Coyne (Amston, CT) is 4-5 at 165 lbs. with 15 points, four takedowns, one reversal and 20 escapes.

 

Freshman Ryan DeSisto (Warwick, RI) is 1-2 at 149 lbs. with six points, one takedown, one reversal, two escapes and one pin.

 

Freshman Tim Donnelly (Stamford, CT) is 0-1 at 197 lbs. with one escape.

 

Freshman Ray Hanley (Wantagh, NY) is 4-5 at 125 lbs. with 21 points, one takedown, six reversals, six escapes, one near-fall and three pins.

 

Freshman Eric Martell (Chepachet, RI) is 0-2 at 184 lbs. with six escapes.

 

Freshman Chris Murray (Ardsley, NY) is 4-6 at 133 lbs. with 18 points, 10 takedowns, three reversals, seven escapes, three near-falls and two pins.

 

Freshman Colin Smith (Wading River, NY) is 0-4 at 149 lbs. with three takedowns and seven escapes.

 

Freshman Mark Smith (Warwick, RI) is 0-2 at 285 lbs. with one reversal.

 

The Anchormen are off for finals and the Christmas Break. RIC will resume competition at the Citrus Invitational/Duals in Ft. Lauderdale, FL on Dec. 29-30.

 

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