Topic: Brown Wrestling

Christian LaFragola ’19 clinched a crucial 3-1 win in overtime against Brian Bonino of Columbia. The Bears’ decisive victories over the weekend coincided with the team’s Senior Day, when visiting alums showed up to support the team. Next week, the team will take on Harvard in Cambridge before returning home for their final match against Sacred Heart University.

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Wrestling sweeps EIWA rivals on Senior Day

February 20, 2019 0 comments

The men’s wrestling team took out Columbia and Hofstra University Saturday in two critical victories on their Senior Day. The dual against Columbia came down to the wire, with the Bears needing a win from Tucker Ziegler ’19 (197 lbs) in the final bout.

The wrestling team lost against Cornell Saturday. The Bears then fell  to  Binghamton at the annual “Rumble and Tumble” event in the Pizzitola Sports Center, which also featured a gymnastics competition.

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Wrestling drops matches against Cornell, Binghamton

January 27, 2019 0 comments

The wrestling team was defeated by both Cornell and Binghamton University Saturday, losing 42-6 to the Big Red and 19-15 to the Bearcats. Bruno found tough sledding against a No. 10 Cornell team that had five of 10 wrestlers ranked in the top 20 nationally. 

Trey Keeley ’20 earned his first career victory over a ranked opponent, defeating 20th-ranked Cole Verner of the University of Wyoming in the 125 lb weight class.

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Wrestling finishes 35th in Las Vegas Invitational

December 2, 2018 0 comments

Following tournaments at Binghamton University and the United States Naval Academy, the wrestling team headed west to Las Vegas this weekend to take on several of the nation’s best teams at the prestigious Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational.

Wrestling duo earns titles at Bearcat Open

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Wrestling duo earns titles at Bearcat Open

November 15, 2018 0 comments

The wrestling team put on an impressive performance at the Jonathan Kaloust Bearcat Open Sunday.

With his second straight bid, CJ LaFragola ‘19 will be one of three students representing the University wrestling team at the NCAA Championships. Justin Staudenmayer ’18 and Jon Viruet ’19 will also be competing.

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LaFragola ’19 wins second NCAA bid

March 8, 2018 0 comments

Last year, CJ LaFragola ’19 had to wait to receive an at-large bid to the 2017 NCAA Championships.