FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

February 16, 2009

 

RHODES NAMED PILGRIM LEAGUE
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, RI- Rhode Island College freshman Jared Rhodes (Harrisburg, PA) was named the Pilgrim Wrestling League’s Rookie of the Week for his performance at a tri-meet, hosted by Bridgewater State on Saturday, Feb. 14.

 

 

 

He went 2-0 with two pins in a combined 1:24. For the season, he is 13-10 with five pins, 28 takedowns, six reversals and 31 near-falls.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College travels to Springfield College on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 21-22 to defend their title at the 2009 New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) Championships.

 

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