FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

February 12, 2008

 

 

 

Anchormen Drop to No. 3 in New England

 

 

 

Providence, RIóThe Rhode Island College wrestling team, currently ranked No. 3 in New England and No. 14 in the nation, has eight wrestlers ranked in the most recent New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) Weekly Individual rankings.

 

 

 

Senior Mike Bonora (Nutley, NJ) is ranked No. 1 in the nation (Div. III) and in New England at 141 lbs. He is currently 32-2 with 110 takedowns, eight reversals, 31 near-falls and eight pins.

 

Sophomore Mike Martini (Cranston, RI) is ranked No. 1 in New England and No. 10 at 157 lbs. He is currently 28-6 with 52 takedowns, 14 reversals, 17 near-falls and seven pins.

 

Senior Kevin Davis (Amston, CT) is ranked No. 4 at 197 lbs. He is 20-7 with 21 takedowns, 11 reversals, 15 near-falls and six pins.

 

Junior Nick Logan (Lowell, MA) is ranked No. 4 at 184 lbs. He is 27-6 with 63 takedowns, three reversals, 14 near-falls and a team-best 11 pins.

 

Senior Brendan Casey (Lowell, MA) is ranked No. 4 at 174 lbs. He is 16-6 with 46 takedowns, three reversals and two pins.

 

Freshman Travis Drappi (West Orange, NJ) is ranked No. 5 at 133 lbs. He is 19-10 with 32 takedowns, five reversals, 15 near-falls and six pins.

 

Freshman Kevin Sutherland (Dauphin, PA) is ranked No. 5 at 149 lbs. He is 25-9 with 38 takedowns, 11 reversals, 25 near-falls and four pins.

 

Freshman Brian Hoyt (Sussex, NJ) is ranked No. 5 at 125 lbs. He is 7-6 with 15 takedowns, 10 reversals, nine near-falls and three pins.

 

Head Coach Jay Jonesí team is currently 14-3 overall, 9-2 against New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) opponents and 3-1 in the Pilgrim Wrestling League. In upcoming action, the Anchormen will battle top-ranked Johnson & Wales tonight at 7 p.m. on the road.

 

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