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Wildcats Claim Pilgrim League Title in 36-6 Win Over the Anchormen

January 29, 2010

Providence, RI—Junior Kevin Sutherland (Dauphin, PA) and sophomore Mike Trasso (Lyndhurst, NJ) won the only matches for No. 30 Rhode Island College as No. 18 Johnson & Wales handed the Anchormen a 36-6 loss at the Harborside Recreation Center on Friday evening. The win clinches the Wildcats sixth straight Pilgrim Wrestling League Championship.

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MATCH RESULTS: Johnson & Wales (16-7) 36, Rhode Island College (9-3) 6

125 lbs. Mike Bastante (JWU) def. Brandon Gauthier (RIC), 8-4         

133 lbs. Nicholas Cucciniello (JWU) pinned Travis Drappi (RIC) at 2:00          

141 lbs. Mike Trasso (RIC) def. John Donaleski (JWU), 3-2            

149 lbs. Kevin Sutherland (RIC) def. Thomas Webster (JWU), 12-3 (Major Dec.)

157 lbs. Terrell Webster (JWU) pinned Jordan Jacquo (RIC) at 5:44               

165 lbs. Jordan Corona (JWU) def. Remington Alves (RIC), 11-4            

174 lbs. Colin Lenhardt (JWU) won by forfeit        

184 lbs. Brennan Ward (JWU) pinned Ray Moore (RIC) at 4:58             

197 lbs. Patrick McCrohan (JWU) def. Steve Saba (RIC), 2-0

* - One team point deducted against RIC for unsportsmanlike conduct during 197 lbs. match          

285 lbs. Humphrey Swift (JWU) def. Brian Nicoll (RIC), 3-2

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