Trinity Wrestling Drops Matches Against Southern Maine And Western New England

Trinity Wrestling Drops Matches Against Southern Maine And Western New England

Hartford, Conn. - Trinity College seniors Jack Reilly (Andover, Mass.) and Mason Sangillo (Florham Park, N.J.) won twice each, as the Trinity College Bantams hosted a wrestling tri-match with the University of Southern Maine Huskies and the Western New England University Golden Bears this evening at Oosting Gymnasium.  Trinity drops to 2-9 with a 27-15 loss to Southern Maine and a 31-15 setback against Western New England.  Southern Maine went 2-0 with a 27-14 victory over the Golden Bears to open the tri-match.  

Trinity trailed Southern Maine, 21-0, after five bouts, but Reilly won , 4-0 at 165 pounds followed by three more victories in a row.  Bantam senior Stephen Cerrone (Quechee, Vt.) won, 5-2, at 174 pounds, followed by a pin by freshman 184-pounder Anders Klass (Braintree, Mass.), and Sangillo's, 6-3, triumph at 197 pounds.  The Bantams needed a pin to tie the match with the score, 21-14, in the Huskies' favor but Southern Maine's MIke Risti pinned Trinity senior heavyweight Devon DeFilllippi (Baltimore, Md.) in 1:23 to clinch it for the visitors.

The Bantams found themselves behind, 20-0, heading into the 157-pound match, and rookie Kevin Lyskawa (Londonderry, N.H.) came through with his first collegiate win by fall to get Trinity on the scoreboard.  Reilly followed with a quick pin at 55 seconds in the next bout to cut the Bantam deficit to 20-12, but Western New England's Dave Goodall edged Cerrone, 10-8, at 174 pounds and the Golden Bears won the next two matches to go ahead, 31-12.  Sangillo edged Dan Price in the last varsity match of the night, 7-4, to account for the final score of 31-15.

MATCH RESULTS

Southern Maine v. Western New England
125: USM – Nick Arborio d. Peter Del Gallo, 4-2 (3-0)
133: USM – Brad Beaulieu d. Austin Austin Roche, 12-3 (7-0)
141: WNE – Justin DeLucia d. Jacob Garcia, 16-0 (7-5)
149: USM – Brendan Weir d. Andrew Piedrahita, 18-3 (12-5)
157: WNE – Ryan Monteiro d. Zac Thompson, 8-6 (12-8)
165: USM – Juan Vernaza d. Jeffrey Suschana, 4-3 (15-8)
174: WNE – Davey Goodall d. John Smith, 4-2 (15-11)
184: WNE – John Boyle d. Raul Gierbolini, 7-1 (15-14)
197: USM – Brandon Cousino d. Daniel Price, WBF (21-14)
HWT: USM – Mike Risti won by forfeit (27-14)
Southern Maine 27, Western New England 14
Southern Maine v. Trinity
125: USM –Leo Amabile d. Finnegan McGovern, 5-1 (3-0)
133: USM –Peter Del Gallo won by forfeit , (9-0)
141: USM – Brad Beaulieu d. Joe Penna, 5-1 (12-0)
149: USM – Jared Garcia won by forfeit, (18-0)
157: USM – Zac Thompson d. Kevin Lyskawa, 7-4 (21-0)
165: TC – Jack Reilly d. John Smith, 4-0 (21-3)
174: TC – Steve Cerrone d. Raul Gierbolini, 5-2 (21-6)
184: TC – Anders Klass d. Juan Vernaza, WBF at 1:40 (21-12)
197: TC – Mason Sangillo d. Brandon Cousino, 6-3 (21-15)
HWT: USM – Mike Risti d. Devon deFillippi, WBF at 1:23 (27-15)
Southern Maine. 27, Trinity (Conn.) 15
Western New England v. Trinity
125: WNE –Nick Arborio d. Finnegan McGovern, 19-1 (5-0)
133: WNE –Austin Roche won by forfeit, (11-0)
141: WNE – Justin DeLucia d. Joe Penna, 7-5 (14-0)
149: WNE – Andrew Piedrahita won by forfeit, (20-0)
157: TC – Kevin Lyskawa d. DJ Tartsinis, WBF at 1:57 (20-6)
165: TC – Jack Reilly d. Jeffrey Suschana, WBF at 0:55 (20-12)
174: WNE – Davey Goodall d. Steve Cerrone, 10-8 (23-12)
184: WNE – John Boyle d. Anders Klass, 10-1 (27-12)
197: WNE – Josh Nelson d. Enrique Loya, 12-4 (31-12)
HWT: TC – Mason Sangillo d. Dan Price, 7-4 (31-15)
Western New England 31, Trinity (Conn.) 15