COPPOLA PICKS UP THREE VICTORIES; WRESTLING WINS TWICE AT MOUNT SAINT VINCENT

COPPOLA PICKS UP THREE VICTORIES; WRESTLING WINS TWICE AT MOUNT SAINT VINCENT

Bronx, N.Y.-Freshman Nicholas Coppola (Wantagh, NY) went 3-0 to help the Rhode Island College wrestling team to a 2-1 mark at the Mount St. Vincent Duals on Sunday.

 

THE BASICS

Rhode Island College (5-6) 36, Mount St. Vincent 15

New York University 47, Rhode Island College 6

Rhode Island College 24, Hunter 18

 

HOW IT HAPPENED

• Junior Daniel Murray (Bay Shore, NY), junior Tim Caplan (Portland, CT) and freshman Ricky Brown (North Kingstown, RI) each picked up two wins on the day for the Anchormen.

 

Rhode Island College 36, Mount St. Vincent 15

125 lbs. Brandon Nunez (RIC) dec. Jakob Cala (MSV), 10-5

133 lbs. Daniel Murray (RIC) won by forfeit

141 lbs. Michael Foca (MSV) pinned Francisco Roman (RIC) 

149 lbs. David Sheldon (RIC) pinned Louis Theusme (MSV) at 1:22

157 lbs. Anthony Chambers (MSV) dec. James Smith (RIC), 6-3

165 lbs. Nick Gould (RIC) pinned Brendon Hall (MSV) at :33

174 lbs. Tim Caplan (RIC) dec. Patrick Polintan (MSV), 8-6

184 lbs. Nicholas Coppola (RIC) won by forfeit

197 lbs. No Contest

285 lbs. Ricky Brown (RIC) pinned Justin Hansel (MSV)

 

New York University 47, Rhode Island College 6

125 lbs. Jacob Donato (NYU) won by forfeit

133 lbs. Austin Day (NYU) dec. Francisco Roman (RIC), 12-6

141 lbs. William Crisco (NYU) pinned Daniel Murray (RIC)

149 lbs. Matthew Coppola (NWU) won by forfeit

157 lbs. Troy Edwards (NYU) pinned James Smith (RIC)

165 lbs. Evan Drill (NYU) dec. Nick Gould (RIC), (Tech Fall)

174 lbs. Owen Jones (NYU) dec. Tim Caplan (RIC), 9-4

184 lbs. Nicholas Coppola (RIC) won by forfeit

197 lbs. Jack LaCorte (NYU) won by forfeit

285 lbs. Donald Albach (NYU) pinned Ricky Brown (RIC)

 

Rhode Island College 24, Hunter 18

125 lbs. Hamad Amir (HC) dec. Brandon Nunez (RIC)

133 lbs. Daniel Murray (RIC) won by forfeit

141 lbs. John Sherlock (HC) pinned Francisco Roman (RIC)

149 lbs. No Contest

157 lbs. Ronaldo Rodriguez (HC) pinned James Smith (RIC)

165 lbs. William Heine (HC) dec. Nick Gould (RIC), 4-1

174 lbs. Tim Caplan (RIC) pinned Mentor Gjobalaj (HC)

184 lbs. Nicholas Coppola (RIC) pinned Anthony Fitzsimmons (HC)

197 lbs. No Contest

285 lbs. Ricky Brown (RIC) won by forfeit

 

WHAT'S NEXT

• In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at Coast Guard on Wednesday, Jan. 17 (7 p.m.).