MIT's Skaggs Places Third at Jim Aguiar

January 17, 2019 | Thomas Layte

The MIT wrestling team traveled to Plymouth State University on Saturday, January 12th to compete at the Jim Aguiar Invitational. MIT finished in 10th place as a team. Freshman, 125 pounder Keith Skaggs was 4 and 1 on the day finishing in 3rd place. Keith lost his first match and then won 4 straight and in the process defeated the wrestler who beat him in the first round. He greatly improved from match to match. Jacob Adams went 2 and 2 at 149 pounds. Jonathon Brown went 1 and 1 at heavyweight and had to default out due to an ankle injury. Frank Soucy lost 2 hard fought matches at 174. You can view the results at:

The team travels to Mesquite, Nevada next Thursday, January 26th to compete at the NCWA National Duals. Wrestling starts Friday, January 25th at 10 am MST.