Western New England finishes tenth in team standings
ITHACA, N.Y. (November 5, 2016) – The Western New England University wrestling team returned to action today with the second day of the Ithaca Invitational, hosted by Ithaca College at the Athletics and Events Center.
• Senior captain Brian Donovan (Manchester, Conn.) placed fifth in the 197-pound bracket. Donovan dropped his quarterfinal bout to Ithaca's Carlos Toribio in a 10-2 major decision, before going 3-1 the rest of the day to take fifth.
• Freshman John Boyle (Rowley, Mass.) also finished fifth in the 184-pound bracket. After getting pinned by Jake Ashcraft of Ithaca in the quarterfinals, he went 3-1 with all three wins coming by decision.
Also in action today were freshmen Austin Roche (Southborough, Mass.) and Taylor Pfaff (Albany, N.Y.), who went 1-1 and 0-1 in their respective brackets.
Western New England will be back in action next Saturday at the Ursinus College Fall Brawl in Ursinus, Pa.