Providence, R.I.—Senior Michael Gallagher (Saunderstown, RI) advanced to the quarterfinals with a pin at 197 lbs. as the Rhode Island College wrestling team opened the 2018-19 season in day one action of the Ithaca Bomber Invitational on Friday evening.
• Rhode Island College is currently in 11th place (12 teams) with 15.5 points. Ithaca is currently in first place with a team score of 42.0.
HOW IT HAPPENED
• After receiving a bye, Gallagher won his next match to finish the day with a 1-0 record.
• Senior Zach Ford (Flagler Beach, FL) is currently in wrestlebacks with a 1-1 record at 157 lbs. Junior Sam Lindblom (Waterford, CT) is also still in action with a 2-1 mark at 157 lbs.
• Senior Tim Caplan (Portland, CT) is 1-1 at 174 lbs.
• The Anchormen will resume Bomber Invitational action tomorrow morning as day two competition begins.