FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 14, 2012

 

SILAS MURRAY NAMED PILGRIM LEAGUE WRESTLER OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College junior 133 lbs. Silas Murray (Brentwood, NY) was named the Pilgrim League Wrestler of the Week for his performance at the Roger Williams Invitational on Nov. 10.

 

Murray went 4-0, picked up a pin on the day and defeated Wesleyan's Christopher Siracusa, 6-1, in the finals. For the season, he has totaled seven takedowns, two reversals, two escapes and one near-fall.

 

 

 

Head Coach Jay Jonesí team placed fourth at the tourney. Messiah (223.0), Roger Williams (222.5) and Johnson & Wales (209.5) finished ahead of RIC (124.5) in the 10-team field. The Anchormen had six wrestlers place in the top six of their respective weight classes.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the 2012 Doug Parker Invitational, hosted by Springfield on Saturday, Nov. 17 (10 a.m.).

 

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