January 24, 2010

Sacred Heart Wrestling Downed Twice at Home

Jan. 24, 2010

 

BRIDGEPORT, CT (January 24, 2010) – The Sacred Heart University wrestling team fell to Boston University and North Dakota State University at the William H. Pitt Center Sunday afternoon.  In the first match the Pioneers lost to the Terriers 29-16 followed by a 37-6 defeat to the Bison.

 

Junior Anthony Priore (Garwood, NJ) recorded the first win for SHU over BU with a 3-1 decision over Matt Morgenstern in the 157 lb. weight class.  Red-shirt senior Michael Hartman (Cranston, RI) defeated Andrew Swank, 12-1, at 174.

 

In the final matchup, junior Paul Schweighardt (Tinton Falls, NJ) pinned Brad Castronovo in 1:27 for the win.

 

Red-shirt junior Ricky Eichenlaub (Woodcliffe Lake, NJ) took a 2-0 decision in the 197 lb. weight class over Carmen Rondash, 2-0.  Against NDSU, he won by pin over Drew Ross in 1:38.

 

The Pioneers hit the mat again on Sunday February 7 at 12:00 pm as they take on Princeton at the Pitt Center.

 

Boston University 29, Sacred Heart 16

125 – Ryan Dowd (BU) win by forfeit

133 – Fred Santaite (BU) dec. Anthony Ricco (SHU) 13-1

141 – Abbie Rush (BU) win by technical fall Michael Impellizeri (SHU) 16-0

149 – Nestor Taffur (BU) FALL Andrew Cohen (SHU) 1:21

157 – Anthony Priore (SHU) dec. Matt Morgenstern (BU) 3-1

165 – Kyle Czarnecki (BU) dec. Jonathon Rizzitello (SHU) 7-2

174 – Michael Hartman (SHU) major dec. Andrew Swank (BU) 12-1

184 – Brock Mantella (BU) win by technical fall Sam Sheppard (SHU) 17-1

197 – Ricky Eichenlaub (SHU) dec. Carmen Rondash (BU) 2-0

285 – Paul Schweighardt (SHU) FALL Brad Castronovo (BU) 1:27

 

North Dakota State 37, Sacred Heart 6

125 – No Scoring

133 – Justin Solberg (NDSU) major dec. Anthony Ricco (SHU) 15-5

141 – Ryan Adams (NDSU) FALL Michael Impellizeri (SHU) 1:38

149 – Andrey Patselov (NDSU) FALL Andrew Cohen (SHU) 1:35

157 – Vince Salminen (NDSU) dec. Anthony Priore (SHU) 7-1

165 – Tyler Johnson (NDSU) dec. Jonathon Rizzitello (SHU) 13-7

174 – Mac Stoll (NDSU) FALL Michael Hartman (SHU) 4:35

184 – Kenny Moenkedick (NDSU) FALL Sam Sheppard (SHU) 2:29

197 – Ricky Eichenlaub (SHU) FALL Drew Ross (NDSU) 1:38

285 – Joe Arthur (NDSU) de. Paul Schweighardt (SHU) 5-1