FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 20, 2012

 

COLE NAMED NEWA ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman 133 lbs. Ricondo Cole (Cranston, RI) was named the New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) Rookie of the Week for his performance at the Doug Parker Invitational on Saturday, Nov. 17.

 

 

 

Cole helped the Anchormen take seventh (16 teams) at the meet by winning the 133 lbs. weight class with an undefeated 5-0 record. At the Roger Williams Invitational a week earlier, Cole bumped up to 141 lbs. and took home sixth place overall.

 

For the season, he is currently 8-3 with 20 takedowns, two reversals, 12 escapes, four near-falls and one pin.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will travel NEWA rival Plymouth State on Wednesday, Nov. 28 (7 p.m.).

 

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