FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

December 6, 2010

 

GAUTHIER NAMED PILGRIM LEAGUE
WRESTLER OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College junior 125 lbs. Brandon Gauthier (Lowell, MA) was named the Pilgrim League's Wrestler of the Week for his performance in a match against Plymouth State on Dec. 1.

 

 

 Junior Brandon Gauthier

 

Gauthier defeated the No. 1-ranked wrestler in his weight class with a 6-2 win over Plymouth State's Josh Huber last Wednesday evening.

 

For the season, he is 7-3 with 15 takedowns, three reversals, six near-falls and two pins.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will host Western New England in its home opener on Friday, Dec. 10 at 7:30 p.m. Four lucky students will get to compete in a Sumo Wrestling Challenge and the first 50 RIC students who attend wearing Anchor Strong bracelets will receive a free small pizza courtesy of Anchormen Athletics.

 

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