Wrestling Ties Norwich For Doug Parker Invitational Crown
November 22, 2003 – Springfield College senior Tom Medonis (Wethersfield, Conn.)
won the 197-pound division at the 14th annual Doug Parker Invitational to lead the Pride to a first-place tie with Norwich University on Saturday. Springfield finished with a total team score of 106.5 along with the Cadets.
SUNY Oswego senior Tenk Agyeman
was named the meet’s Most Outstanding Wrestler for the second-consecutive year after grabbing the 133-pound title.
SC junior Brian Viglione (Chelmsford, Mass.)
took first place in the 174-pound weight class, along with freshman Kane Peverly (Northfield, N.H.)
who placed first in the 285-pound division.
Springfield will next be competing in the Petrofes Tournament in Messiah, Pa. on the weekend of Friday, December 5.
1st place: Tom Prairie (Williams) dec. Jon Egan (Roger Williams), 10-4
3rd place: Pat Howard (Norwich) pin. Justin Friend (Springfield), 3:42
1st place: Tenk Agyeman (Oswego) tech. Anthony Montes (Johnson & Wales), 19-3 (4:57)
3rd place: Brian Zane (Norwich) pin. Will Moyet (Trinity), 4:47
1st place: Frank Gill (Brown) dec. Mike Conklin (Norwich), 4-3
3rd place: Mark Foresi (Trinity) med. forf. Michael Gaeta (Springfield)
1st place: Dan Whelan (Norwich) dec. Sean Hopkins (Brown), 5-3
3rd place: Kevin Egolf (Wesleyan) dec. Corey Murphy (Thiel), 4-2
1st place: Adam Jonas (Wesleyan) dec. Jake Rivers (Norwich), 5-4 (OT)
3rd place: Teo Mangan (Thiel) pin. Eric Viani (Trinity), 3:42
1st place: Frank Petrucci (Oswego) dec. Wesley Connell (Trinity), 6-5
3rd place: John Capen (Norwich) forf. Dave Bartlett (Wesleyan)
1st place: Brian Viglione (Springfield) dec. Tim Ruberg (Johnson & Wales), 8-5
3rd place: Keith Nelson (RIC) dec. Paul Miller (MIT), 8-5
1st place: Josh Boyle (Coast Guard) dec. Joe Fitzsimons (Roger Williams), 4-1
3rd place: Craig Buckley (Bridgewater State) dec. Chris Springer (Kings Point), 5-3
1st place: Tom Medonis (Springfield) dec. Matt Waite (Southern Maine), 5-3
3rd place: Silver Oghayore (Norwich) dec. Mike Doros (Trinity), 10-5
1st place: Kane Peverly (Springfield) pin. Scott Fay (Springfield), 2:07
3rd place: Justin Deveau (RIC) pin. Matt Moran (Wesleyan), 6:48
Final Team Results:
T-1) SPRINGFIELD, Norwich 106.5 3) Thiel 74 4) Oswego 72.5, T5) Trinity, Wesleyan 62.5, 7) Roger Williams 56.5, 8) Rhode Island College 51, 9) Johnson & Wales 42.5, 10) Coast Guard 39.5, 11) Southern Maine 39, 12) Bridgewater State 36.5, 13) Brown 35, 14) Williams 33, 15) Kings Point 29, 16) MIT 14, 17) WNEC 11.5, 18) Centenary 8.5, 19) AIC 2.5.