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March 11, 2010

 

 

 

Gauthier Earns All-American Honors
2011 NCAA Wrestling Championships

 

LaCrosse, Wisc.Junior 125 lbs. Brandon Gauthier (Lowell, MA) went 2-1 during first day competition of the 2011 NCAA Div. III Wrestling Championships, assuring himself of one of the top seven spots and garnering All-American honors.

 

He opened the day with a pin at 5:34 over fourth-seeded Jacob Scholten from Augustana. Later in the evening, fifth-seeded Riki Reynolds from Mt. Union defeated him, 8-3. Gauthier, the N.E. Champion, won his next match in the All-American Round, 5-2 in TB1,  vs. Jordan Alfaro from the Merchant Marine Academy.

 

 

 

 He will continue competition tomorrow morning vs. SUNY Cortland's Dave Colagiovanni.

 

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