Apprentice Wrestlers Go 1-2 at Scranton Quad
SCRANTON, PA. - The Apprentice School participated on Saturday in a quad-match at the University of Scranton and went 1-2 in the event. They defeated the host Royals 45-3, while falling to Oswego State 22-14 and 18th-ranked NCAA Division III The College of New Jersey 39-7.
Senior Cecil Lee went 3-0 on the day to go over 110 career victories at heavyweight. He closed the Scranton match with a pin in 17 seconds over Sean McCauley. Against TCNJ, he recorded a major decision over Kyle Falzone 12-2 and against Oswego State he decisioned Eric Leusch 11-4.
Junior Matt Perry also was undefeated on the day recording a pair of wins at 157 pounds. In the Scranton match he decisioned Mike Guenther 8-5, while against Oswego State he decisioned Tony DeFranco 3-2.
On Wednesday night, the Builders will travel to Lexington, Virginia to face Washington & Lee University and Southern Virginia University in a tri-match held at Washington & Lee.
Apprentice School 45, University of Scranton 3
125: Branch (A) won by forfeit; 133: Chevres (A) p. Gault 2:22; 141: Holley (A) tech fall Roth 21-6, 5:25; 149: Anderson (A) p. Manning 2:00; 157: Perry (A) dec. Guenther 8-5; 165: Harcum (A) maj. dec. Glickman 14-6; 174: Mills (A) dec. Terry 7-2; 184: Bowling (A) p. Genovese 2:16; 197: Williams (S) dec. Lipford 11-6; HWT: Lee (A) p. McCauley :17
The College of New Jersey 39, Apprentice School 7
125: Franke (TCNJ) maj. dec. Branch 14-6; 133: Hughes (TCNJ) dec. Chevres 6-4; 141: Sexton (A) dec. Suozzo 5-3; 149: Somma (TCNJ) maj. dec. Beaufort 12-2; 157: Falco (TCNJ) tech fall An. Damico 16-1; 165: Bonitatis (TCNJ) p. Harcum 3:37; 174: Osgoodby (TCNJ) p. O'Connor 2:41; 184: Kelly (TCNJ) p. Bowling 1:13; 197: Broderick (TCNJ) tech fall Lipford 15-0; HWT: Lee (A) maj. dec. Falzone 12-2.
Oswego St. 22, Apprentice School 14
125: McGregor (O) p. Branch 4:35; 133: Chevres (A) maj. dec. Slaver 13-4; 141: Smith (O) dec. Holley 9-7; 149: Heffernan (O) dec. Anderson 9-7; 157: Perry (A) dec. DeFranco 3-2; 165: Harcum (A) maj. dec. Greenlaw 15-5; 174: Becker (O) dec. Mills 5-4; 184: Phillips (O) maj. dec. Bowling 11-0; 197: Lester (O) dec. Lipford 7-0; HWT: Lee (A) dec. Leusch 11-4.
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