FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 17, 2008

 

MIKE TRASSO NAMED NEWA ROOKIE
WRESTLER OF THE WEEK

Providence, RI-Rhode Island College freshman Mike Trasso (Lyndhurst, NJ) was named the New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) Rookie Wrestler of the Week.

 

 

 

In his first collegiate action, Trasso went 3-1 and placed second at 141 lbs. at the Roger Williams Invitational on Saturday, Nov. 15. He logged six takedowns and lost, 1-0, to Southern Maine’s Steve Valastro in the championship match.

 

Head Coach Jay Jones’ will face Pilgrim Wrestling League opponent MIT at The Murray Center on Wednesday, Nov. 19 and travel to Springfield for the Doug Parker Invitational on Saturday, Nov. 22.

 

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