Bears Drop Dual Meet Opener

BRISTOL, R.I.--(12/7/11)--Roger Williams University beat Coast Guard Academy 37-6 in the Pilgrim League and dual meet opener for both teams.

In the night's first match, Coast Guard freshman Nate Giorgio, ranked sixth in the nation at 125-pounds, earned six points for the Bears with a pin at 6:03. However, this would be the only scoring for the Bears as the Hawks would go on to sweep the remaining weight classes.

In the closest match of the evening, RWU's Jack DiBurro and Virgil Moreno would battle at 174-pounds to a 1-1 stalemate but DiBiurro would claim the victory for the Hawks with 2:31 of riding time.

Full Results:

125: Nate Giorgio (CGA) pins Anthony D'Anton (RWU) at 6:07
133: Michael Ehlinger (RWU) wins by forfeit
141: Michael Forlenza (RWU) defeats Anthony Signorello (CGA) 8-3
149: Conor Hayes (RWU) defeats Michael Giorgio (CGA) 6-1
157: Kevin Edward (RWU) defeats Ben Greene (CGA) 10-2
165: Collin Crowell (RWU) defeats Vaughn Gehman (CGA) 13-4
174: Jack DiBurro (RWU) defeats Virgil Moreno (CGA) 2-1
184: Shane Parcel (RWU) defeats Nolan Salyer (CGA) 8-1
197: Philip Ernst (RWU) defeats Matt Waskiewicz (CGA) 19-3 (tech fall)
Heavyweight: William Salovitch (RWU) wins by forfeit