Wrestling: Cadets compete with Roger Williams and WPI

Photo courtesy of Mr. John Curran
Photo courtesy of Mr. John Curran

WORCESTER, Mass. - The Norwich wrestling program continued their season at the WPI Duals on Saturday, taking on the hosting Engineers and the Hawks of Roger Williams University.

The Cadets took on Roger Williams, the third-ranked team in the New England Wrestling Association regional rankings, in the opening bout. Norwich's individual winners in the 33-9 defeat were the following;

141

Sean Randles (Las Vegas, Nev.) over Ryan Luchs, Dec. 6-2

184

Steve Briganti (Trumbull, Conn.) over Dennis Fero, Fall 3:00

Things didn't get any easier in the second match for Norwich, as they took on the number two ranked team in the NEWA rankings, the Engineers of WPI. The Cadets saw similar results in match number two, falling by a 45-3 final score. Norwich's lone victory came again from Sean Randles who defeated Zach Harris by a 4-3 decision. 

The Cadets will be back in action on December 1st when they travel to the RIT Invitational.