FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 13, 2012

 

ANCHORMEN REBOUND WITH, 34-9, WIN OVER LYCOMING AT BUDD WHITEHILL DUALS

Williamsport, Penn.-Junior Mike Sugermeyer (Hamden, MA), sophomore Adam Lynch (New Milford, CT) and classmate heavyweight Brian Nicoll (Plaistow, NH) each pinned their respective opponents as the Rhode Island College wrestling team rebounded from a loss earlier in the day to defeat host Lycoming, 34-9, at the Budd Whitehill Duals.

 

The Anchormen (8-7) will face Messiah tomorrow afternoon (Noon).

 

 

 Junior 133 lbs. Mike Sugermeyer

 

After falling behind, 3-0, with one match in the books, Head Coach Jay Jones' club rattled off seven straight victories, starting with the Sugermeyer pin and was capped off with Lynch's win by fall. Nicoll put on the crowning touch with his pin in the evening's final bout.

 

 

 Freshman 165 lbs. Robert Sotelo

 

Sophomore Kevin Barrucci (Burlington, MA) and senior Mike Trasso (Lyndhurst, NJ) all won to post 2-0 marks on the day.

 

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS: Rhode Island College 34, Lycoming 9

125 lbs. Stephen Hinton (LC) dec. Brandon Gauthier (RIC), 8-6

133 lbs. Mike Sugermeyer (RIC) pinned C.J. Conger (LC) at 1:34

141 lbs. Shawn Giblin (RIC) dec. Caleb Willey (LC), 8-4

149 lbs. Mike Trasso (RIC) dec. Lucas Wisniewski (LC), 2-1

157 lbs. Kevin Barrucci (RIC) maj. dec. Brian Watkins (LC), 8-0

165 lbs. Robert Sotelo (RIC) dec. Greg Wetzel (LC), 7-5

174 lbs. Caleb Crump (RIC) dec. Josh Gochnauer (LC), 7-4

184 lbs. Adam Lynch (RIC) pinned Tyler Cunningham (LC) at 4:04

197 lbs. Russ Korbul (LC) pinned Jason Zeramby (RIC) at 3:51

285 lbs. Brian Nicoll (RIC) pinned Chris Geisel (LC) at 3:50

 

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