FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 28, 2004

 

Rhode Island College Wrestling Dual Score Report

Providence, RI

TEAMS

FINAL SCORE

Western New England (3-11, 2-7)

13

Rhode Island College (10-7, 5-4)

34

 

WGT.      RESULT

285           Justin Deveau (RIC) pinned John Goepfrich (WNEC) at 4:37

125           Jason Vermes (WNEC) def. Ray Hanley (RIC) 13-1

133           Todd Bloom (RIC) def. Angel Marquez (WNEC) by Inj. Def.

141           Richard Chute (RIC) def. Darren Riccio (WNEC) 13-1

149           Eric Ahnrud (WNEC) def. Luke Emmons (RIC) 14-9

157           Dave Paquette (RIC) pinned Bryan Howard (WNEC) at 1:14

165           Steve Cappello (WNEC) def. Ricky Boyle (RIC) 5-2

174           Keith Nelson (RIC) pinned Brandon Hayes (WNEC) at 6:35

184           John Oko (WNEC) def. Ryan Klupt (RIC) 3-1

197           Olutosin Taylor (RIC) pinned Brian Myers (WNEC) at :15

 

Providence, RI—Rhode Island College defeated Western New England College, 34-13, in a matchup of New England College Conference Wrestling Association rivals. The Anchormen improve to 10-7 overall and 5-4 in the NECCWA, while the loss drops the Golden Eagles to 3-11 overall and 2-7 in the conference.

RIC junior Justin Deveau (North Attleboro, MA) picked up a pin in the evening’s first match to give RIC the lead which it never relinquished. Juniors Dave Paquette (Ledyard, CT) and Keith Nelson (Rhinebeck, NY), as well as freshman Olutosin Taylor (Copiague, NY) also earned pins in the win.

In upcoming action, RIC will compete at MIT on Wed. Feb. 4.

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