FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 26, 2009

 

MIKE MARTINI NAMED PILGRIM LEAGUE WRESTLER OF THE WEEK

Providence, RI-The Pilgrim Wrestling League recognized Rhode Island College senior 157 lbs. Mike Martini (Cranston, RI) as its Wrestler of the Week for his performance at the NYU quad-meet on Saturday, Jan. 24.

 

 

 Senior 157 lbs. Mike Martini

 

Martini went undefeated with a 3-0 record, helping RIC to wins over the hosts, 19-18, and King’s College, 29-14. The top-ranked wrestler in New England, he is currently 26-2 with 54 takedowns, 16 reversals, 14 near-falls and four pins on the season.

 

Head Coach Jay Jones’ team is currently 11-4 overall and 1-0 in the Pilgrim League. The Anchormen will square off against New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) and Pilgrim League rival Johnson & Wales on Friday, Jan. 30 at the Murray Center.

 

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