FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

February 28, 2015

 

JEAN-JACQUES AND MURPHY REACH SEMIFINALS AT NCAA NORTHEAST WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP

Bristol, R.I.-Sophomores Terrance Jean-Jacques (Haverhill, MA) and Michael Murphy (North Providence, RI) each went 2-0 to reach the semi-finals of their respective weight classes at the 2015 NCAA Northeast Regional Wrestling Championships, hosted by Roger Williams on Saturday afternoon.

 

The second day of competition will begin tomorrow morning. 

 

Jean-Jacques increased his record to 30-0 at 285 lbs. with a major decision and a decision.

 

 

 Sophomore 285 lbs. Terrance Jean-Jacques

 

Murphy picked up a pair of decisions at 157 lbs.

 

 

 Sophomore 157 lbs. Michael Murphy

 

The Anchormen also have three wrestlers still alive to place in their respective weight classes after picking up a loss.

 

Senior 125 lbs. Jonathan Murray (Brentwood, NY) is 2-1 with a pair of pins. Classmate 133 lbs. Jonathan Costa (New Bedford, MA) is 2-1 with a pair of decisions.

 

Junior 149 lbs. Shawn Giblin (Cranston, RI) is 2-1 with a pin and a major decision.

 

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