FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 23, 2009

 

TRAVIS DRAPPI NAMED PILGRIM LEAGUE WRESTLER OF THE WEEK

Providence, RIóJunior 133 lbs. Travis Drappi (West Orange, NJ) was named the Pilgrim League Wrestler of the Week for his performance at the Doug Parker Invitational on Saturday, Nov. 21.

 

 

 

Drappi went 5-0, raising his overall record to 9-0, en route to winning the 133 lbs. crown for the second consecutive tournament. He won the same flight a week ago at the Roger Williams Invitational. For the season, he has totaled 17 takedowns, two reversals and 14 near-falls.

 

The Anchormen placed fifth (18 teams) with a team score of 111.5 at the invitational. Williams (136), Brockport (135), Wesleyan (124.5) and Springfield (119) finished ahead of RIC (115.5) in the 18-team field.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will see its first dual action of the season when it hosts New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) rival Plymouth State on Wednesday, December 2.

 

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