Bears Win One of Three at NEWA-Metro Duals

BRISTOL, R.I.--(1/28/12)--Coast Guard won one of three matches at the New NEWA-Metro Duals at Roger Williams College.

The Bears beat NYU 23-22 in the first match of the day. Anthony Signorello registered a pin at 133 pounds, Colin Schuster (157) and Joel Wyman (Hwt.) recorded wins by decision while Mike Giorgio (149) won by major decision. Nate Giorgio won by forfeit at 125 for the Bears. The match was tied 22-22 after the ten bouts, but the Bears onw the tiebreaker having more points in the match to get the tiebreaking point and the win.

Hunter beat the Bears 30-10 in the second round as Nate Giorgio won by a major decision at 125 pounds while Schuster (157) and Vaughn Gehman (165) won by decision for Coast Guard.

In the Bears final match, a 29-15 loss to the College of New Jersey, Giorgio won by forfeit at 125 pounds, Wyman won by a pin in 2:34 and Virgil Moreno (174) won a decision in the loss.

Coast Guard drops to 2-14 on the season.