USMMA Wrestling Notches 2 League Wins over McDaniel, Washington & Lee‏

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    By Jack A. Zolla, Assistant Sports Information Director
    January 22, 2011


    WESTMINSTER, Md. – On Saturday, the No. 14 U.S. Merchant Marine Academy wrestling team picked up a pair of Centennial Conference victories against host McDaniel College (35-12) and Washington & Lee (51-0) in Westminster, Md. With the wins, USMMA improved to 8-2 overall and 2-0 in the league.

    Below are the results of Round 1 vs. McDaniel, and Round 2 vs. Washington & Lee:

    Round 1: No. 14 Kings Point 35, McDaniel 12
    Kings Point (7-2, 1-0 Centennial)
    McDaniel (3-7, 1-2 Centennial)
    125: Jordan Alfaro (KP) dec. PJ Farinella 2-0; [KP, 3-0]
    133: Tom Goretsas (Mc) won by forfeit; [Mc, 6-3]
    141: James Beshada (KP) dec. Mike Trancredi 8-3; [Tied, 6-6]
    149: Martin Bell (KP) pinned Tim Hall 0:45; [KP, 12-6]
    157: Dan Twito (KP) maj. dec. Logan Yox 10-1; [KP, 16-6]
    165: Vincent Renaut (KP) tech. fell Tom Boehm 17-0 (2:30); [KP, 21-6]
    174: Justin Diesel (KP) pinned Chris Urps 4:08; [KP, 27-6]
    184: Erik Schott (KP) tech. fell Scott Forrester 19-3 (6:08); [MM, 32-6]
    197: Will Yeo (Mc) pinned Christian Psomas 6:22; [KP, 32-12]
    HWT: Judd Connell (KP) dec. Brock Glotfelty 6-5. [KP, 35-12]

    Note: Connell defeated Glotfelty, who is ranked third in the country.


    Round 2: No. 14 Kings Point 51, Washington & Lee 0
    Kings Point (8-2, 2-0 Centennial)
    Washington & Lee (1-5, 0-2 Centennial)

    125: Jordan Alfaro (KP) won by forfeit; [KP, 6-0]
    133: no match; [KP, 6-0]
    141: James Beshada (KP) dec. Eric Fessell 10-8; [KP, 9-0]
    149: Martin Bell (KP) pinned Brian Ross 1:35; [KP, 15-0]
    157: Dan Twito (KP) pinned Keith Jaworksi 2:15; [KP, 21-0]
    165: Vincent Renaut (KP) inj. def. David Dennis 3:00; [KP, 27-0]
    174: Scott Lowe (KP) pinned Daniel Igel 2:32; [KP, 33-0]
    184: Erik Schott (KP) won by forfeit; [KP, 39-0]
    197: Christian Psomas (KP) won by forfeit; [KP, 45-0]
    HWT: Judd Connell (KP) won by forfeit. [KP, 51-0]

    Head Coach Greg Ilaria and the Mariners return to action on Wednesday when they take on Nassau Community College in a re-scheduling of the postponed match at 7 p.m. If you can’t make it to USMMA, a live video webcast of all the action will be available at www.usmmasports.com :thumb:
     
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    Not really an upset, as Connell is ranked 4th in the country. :wink:
     

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