Plymouth, N.H.--Rhode Island College opened the 2019-20 campaign with a convincing, 38-3, win at Plymouth State in New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) action.
Rhode Island College 38, Plymouth State 3
Rhode Island College (1-0)
Plymouth State (0-1)
HOW IT HAPPENED
• After the Panthers picked up a decision at 125 lbs., Rhode Island College ripped off nine straight wins, which included two major decisions and three pins.
125 lbs. Will Jarvis (PSU) dec. Brandon Nunez (RIC), 5-4
133 lbs. Francisco Roman (RIC) pinned Angelo Folino (PSU) at 1:25
141 lbs. Nate Lackman (RIC) pinned Tyler O'Mara (PSU) at 4:58
149 lbs. Eric Zane (RIC) dec. Josh Fernandez (PSU), 8-5
157 lbs. Sam Lindblom (RIC) dec. Steve Abusheery (PSU), 7-0
165 lbs. Zach Ford (RIC) pinned Collin Mengold (PSU) at 3:55
174 lbs. Nate Stemple (RIC) maj. dec. Derek Sardella (PSU), 8-0
184 lbs. Jeff Tancsik (RIC) maj. dec. Kevin Thomas (PSU), 13-2
197 lbs. Daniel Sblendorio (RIC) dec. Noah Giffard (PSU), 5-2
285 lbs. Jordan Zanni (RIC) dec. Nick Fortunata (PSU), 4-0
In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will face Southern Maine in its second match of the day at Plymouth State (2 p.m.).