January 31, 2011


Trasso Named Pilgrim League
Wrestler of the Week

Providence, R.I.Rhode Island College junior 141 lbs. Mike Trasso (Lyndhurst, NJ) was named the Pilgrim League Wrestler of the Week for his performance in two competitions for the Anchormen. Trasso receives this honor for the second straight week.




Trasso went 4-0 increasing his current win streak to 14 matches. He has won his last 10 matches, and 21 of his last 22, to raise his personal mark to 29-2. Trasso has a team-high 61 takedowns, while only being taken down twice, on the season, to go along with four reversals, 21 escapes, eight near-falls and three pins.


Head Coach Jay Jones team is 8-8 overall, 6-4 against New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) competition and 0-1 in the Pilgrim League.


In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will continue Pilgrim League action along with Southern Maine at Roger Williams on Saturday, Feb. 5.