No. 8 Wrestling Falls At No. 6 College Of New Jersey, 25-9
- Springfield College senior captain Brian Viglione (Chelmsford, Mass.)
picked up a big win at 174 pounds, but it was the eighth-ranked Pride falling at sixth-ranked College of New Jersey, 25-9, Sunday.
Viglione improved to 21-7 this winter, earning a 3-1 decision over TCNJ's two-time All-American Paul Vaccaro.
Decisions by sophomore Jamie Sgaglione (Massapequa, N.Y.)
and sophomore All-American Mike Gaeta (Manalapan, N.J.)
staked the Pride to a 6-4 lead, but the Lions (13-3) went on to win four of the next five weight classes to seal the victory.
Gaeta, the seventh-ranked 141 pounder in Division III, improved to 24-6 this season, while Sgaglione stands at 9-8.
- Brian Dempsey (TCNJ) major dec. Derek McNerney, 12-0
- Jamie Sgaglione (SC) dec. Carmine Sarno, 9-6
- Mike Gaeta (SC) dec. Antonio Crespo, 10-3
- David Icenhower, Jr. (TCNJ) dec. Mark DeCiccio, 9-2
- Joey Galante (TCNJ) dec. Jake Tyler, 11-8
- Sean Flynn (TCNJ) dec. William Koch, III, 4-1
- Brian Viglione (SC), dec. Paul Vaccaro, 3-1
- Pat Lavin (TCNJ) dec. Ellliit Smith, 9-8
- Nick Vinciguerra (TCNJ) dec. Jason Leckey, 5-3
- Keith Bjorhus (TCNJ) pinned Scott Fay, 4:45
Head Coach Jason Holder
Jason Holder will enter his third season as head wrestling coach in 2013. Holder had a standout first season at the helm of the Pride, leading Springfield to the NEWA Duals Championship and taking three wrestlers to the NCAA Championships.
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