FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 14, 2012

 

FIVE RIC WRESTLERS CURRENTLY
RANKED IN NEW ENGLAND

Providence, R.I.-Five Rhode Island College wrestlers are regionally ranked in the first edition of the 2012-2013 New England Wrestling Association Individual Rankings, including junior 149 lbs. Shawn Giblin (Cranston, RI), who is ranked No. 1 in his respective weight class.

 

Giblin is currently 3-0 with six takedowns, two reversals, four escapes, one near-fall and one pin so far this season.

 

 

 Junior 149 lbs. Shawn Giblin

 

Junior 125 lbs. Jonathan Murray (Brentwood, NY) is ranked second in his respective weight class. He is 2-1 with five takedowns, five escapes and one near-fall. Meanwhile, junior 133 lbs. Silas Murray (Brentwood, NY), the reigning Pilgrim League Wrestler of the Week, is ranked third in his respective weight class. He is 4-0 with seven takedowns, two reversals, two escapes, one near-fall and one pin.

 

Juniors Kevin Barrucci (Burlington, MA) and Brian Nicoll (Plaistow, NH) are both ranked fifth at 157 lbs. and 285 lbs., respectively. Barrucci is 0-2 with one reversal, five escapes and one near-fall, while Nicoll is 5-1 with six takedowns, six escapes, three near-falls and one pin.

 

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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