FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

December 30, 2003

 

Rhode Island Collegeís Justin Deveau Places First at Citrus Invitational Wrestling Tournament

 

Providence, RIóRhode Island College junior Justin Deveau (North Attleboro, MA) took home first place in the 285 lbs. weight class at the Citrus Invitational wrestling tournament in Ft. Lauderdale, FL on Dec. 29.

 

Deveau went 4-0 at the invitational and defeated two nationally ranked opponents on his way to the title. He defeated fifth-ranked Drew Reinecker from McDaniel College in the finals after beating fourth-ranked Brett Christensen from Simpson College earlier in the day.

 

The Anchormen placed tenth (14 teams) at the invitational with 45.5 points. Head Coach Jay Jonesí team went 2-2 at the Citrus Duals on Dec. 30 to close out their holiday trip.

 

In upcoming action, the 3-2 Anchormen will take part in a quad-meet at Williams with Norwich and Plymouth State on Sunday, Jan. 4.

 

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