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December 9, 2017

 

ANCHORMEN CLOSE OUT FALL SEMESTER WITH SPLIT AT SOUTHERN MAINE TRI

Gorham, Maine-Freshman 125 lbs. Brandon Nunez (Rockaway, NY) picked up a pair of decisions as Rhode Island College defeated Plymouth State, 24-19, and lost to host Southern Maine, 47-3, to close out the 2017 portion of its schedule at a tri-match hosted by the Huskies on Saturday afternoon.

 

THE BASICS
Rhode Island College (1-2) 24, Plymouth State (2-2) 19
Southern Maine (3-0) 47, Rhode Island College 3

 

 

 Freshman 125 lbs. Brandon Nunez

 

HOW IT HAPPENED: PSU vs. RIC
Rhode Island College 24, Plymouth State 19
WGT:
      Bout

125 lbs.   Brandon Nunez (RIC) dec. Mike Titus (PSU), 7-4
133 lbs.   Alex Devito (RIC) pinned Sam Goldberg (PSU) at 5:52
141 lbs.   Franciso Roman (RIC) won by forfeit
149 lbs.   Stephen Hopkins (PSU) dec. Steven Szilagyi (RIC), 12-6
157 lbs.   Nick Simeti (PSU) pinned James Smith (RIC) at 0:23
165 lbs.   Matt Froio (PSU) dec. Nick Gould (RIC), 2-1
174 lbs.   Zach Ford (RIC) dec. Tom Hamel (PSU), 5-3
184 lbs.   Nicholas Coppola (PSU) won by inj. default Dylan DaSilva (PSU)
197 lbs.   Antonio Difronzo (PSU) major dec. Tim Caplan (RIC), 13-1
285 lbs.   Trevor Wassell (PSU) dec. Jordan Zanni (RIC), 5-2

 

HOW IT HAPPENED: USM vs. RIC
Southern Maine 47, Rhode Island College 3
WGT:
      Bout

125 lbs.   Brandon Nunez (RIC) dec. Antoine Grace (USM)
133 lbs.   Peter Del Gallo (USM) pinned Alex Devito (RIC) at 1:36
141 lbs.   Austin Shorey (USM) pinned Francisco Roman (RIC) at 1:36
149 lbs.   Jared Garcia (USM) pinned Steven Szilagyi (RIC at 2:59
157 lbs.   Juan Vernaza (USM) major dec. James Smith (RIC), 10-1
165 lbs.   Zac Thompson (USM) dec. Nick Gould (RIC), 8-2
174 lbs.   Raul Gierbolini (USM)won by injury default Zach Ford (RIC)
184 lbs.   Kolby Smith (USM) major dec. Nicholas Coppola (RIC), 11-3
197 lbs.   Brandon Cousino (USM) won by forfeit
285 lbs.   Mike Risti (USM) pinned Ricky Brown (RIC) at 1:24

 

WHAT’S NEXT
In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Ursinus North/South Duals on Saturday, Jan. 6.

 

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