2016-17 Springfield College Wrestling News

  • Fusco Honored With NWCA Scholar All-America Honors
    March 20, 2017
    Springfield, Mass. - March 20, 2017 - Springfield College freshman Joseph Fusco (Billerica, Mass.) was named National Wrestling Coaches Association Division III Scholar All-America after a standout first year on the mat and in the classroom.
  • Ayen and Joseph Compete at NCAA Division III Championships
    March 10, 2017
    La Crosse, Wisc. - March 10, 2017 - Springfield College's Zach Joseph (Clifton Park, N.Y.) and Hunter Ayen (Gouverneur, N.Y.) competed at the NCAA Division III Championships on Friday.
  • Ayen and Joseph Headed To NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships
    March 07, 2017
    Springfield, Mass. - March 7, 2017 - Senior Zach Joseph (Clifton Park, N.Y.) and junior Hunter Ayen (Gouverneur, N.Y.) will represent the Springfield College wrestling team at the 2017 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships this weekend in La Crosse, Wisconsin.
  • Joseph and Ayen Shine at NCAA Division III Wrestling Northeast Regional Championships
    February 26, 2017
    Bristol, R.I. - February 26, 2017 - Springfield College's Zach Joseph (Clifton Park, N.Y.) and Hunter Ayen (Gouverneur, N.Y.) each finished in the top three in their individual weight classes at the 2017 NCAA Division III Wrestling Northeast Regional Championships on the campus of Roger Williams on Sunday, earning a spot in the upcoming national tournament.
  • Wrestling Competes In Opening Day of NCAA Regional Championships
    February 25, 2017
    Bristol, R.I. - February 25, 2017 - 10 members of the Springfield College wrestling program competed in the opening day of the 2017 NCAA Division III Wrestling Northeast Regional Championships on the campus of Roger Williams on Saturday.
  • Fast Start Leads WPI Past Wrestling, 19-12, In Regular-Season Finale
    February 11, 2017
    Worcester, Mass. - February 11, 2017 - The Springfield College wrestling program dropped the first-three bouts and had its comeback fall short as it was defeated by WPI, 19-12 in its final dual meet of the regular season in Harrington Auditorium.
  • Fusco Earns Second NEWA Rookie of the Week Accolade
    February 08, 2017
    Middletown, Conn. - February 9, 2017 - For the second-time this season, Springfield College first-year Joseph Fusco (Billerica, Mass.) was chosen as the New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) Rookie of the Week.
  • Wrestling Defeats Plymouth State and Castleton, Falls to No. 3 Johnson & Wales
    February 04, 2017
    Springfield, Mass. - February 4, 2017 - The Springfield College wrestling program picked up a pair of wins over Castleton University and Plymouth State, but fell to No. 3 Johnson & Wales in the Springfield College Field House on Saturday afternoon.
  • Wrestling Claims City of Springfield Championship For Ninth Time in 11 Years
    February 01, 2017
    Springfield, Mass. - February 1, 2017 - For the ninth time in the last 11 seasons, the Springfield College wrestling claimed the City of Springfield Championship, defeating Springfield Technical Community College, Western New England and American International College on Wednesday night at WNE.
  • TCNJ Holds On For 30-19 Win Over Wrestling
    January 29, 2017
    Ewing, N.J. - January 29, 2017 - The visiting Springfield College wrestling could not recover from an early deficit and was bested by The College of New Jersey, 30-19, on Sunday afternoon.
  • Wesleyan Prevails Over Wrestling, 33-8
    January 28, 2017
    Springfield, Mass. - January 28, 2017 - The Springfield College wrestling team was defeated by visiting Wesleyan University, 33-8, on Saturday evening in Blake Arena.
  • Wrestling Finishes Seventh in the NEWA Dual Championship
    January 22, 2017
    Providence, R.I. - January 22, 2017 - The Springfield College wrestling team finished seventh at the 2017 New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) Dual Championship on Sunday at Johnson & Wales University.
  • Wrestling Defeats Regional-Rival Norwich, 34-12
    January 18, 2017
    Springfield, Mass. - January 18, 2017 - The Springfield College wrestling program defeated Norwich University, 34-12, in a Wednesday night match among regional rivals in the Springfield College Field House.
  • Wrestling Earns 1000th Dual Meet Victory at Budd Whitehill Duals
    January 14, 2017
    Williamsport, Pa. - January 14, 2017 - The Springfield College wrestling program became the only Division III wrestling program across the nation to eclipse 1000 dual meet victories, as the Pride defeated Thiel and Wesleyan on Saturday at the Budd Whitehill Duals, hosted by Lycoming College.
  • Wrestling Competes at Budd Whitehill Duals
    January 13, 2017
    Williamsport, Pa. - January 13, 2017 - Despite another impressive performance from freshman Joseph Fusco (Billerica, Mass.) and Hunter Ayen (Gouverneur, N.Y.), the Springfield College wrestling program fell to No. 20 Ohio Northern, No. 25 York (Pa.) and SUNY Oswego at the Budd Whitehill Duals, hosted by Lycoming College on Friday.
  • Fusco Honored as NEWA Rookie of the Week
    January 11, 2017
    Middletown, Conn. - January 11, 2017 - Springfield College first-year Joseph Fusco (Billerica, Mass.) was selected as the New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) Rookie of the Week after a strong showing last week on the national stage.
  • Wrestling Bests North Central, Falls To No. 3 Augsburg and TCNJ at NWCA National Duals
    January 05, 2017
    Fort Wayne, Ind. - January 5, 2017 - The Springfield College wrestling program competed against some of the nation's best at the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) National Duals in the War Memorial Colesium on Thursday.
  • No. 5 Roger Williams Rallies Past Wrestling, 21-16, In Friday Night Lights Showdown
    December 09, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - December 9, 2016 - Going up against the nation's fifth-ranked team in Roger Williams, the Springfield College wrestling team dropped a 21-16 decision in the Pride's annual "Friday Night Lights" event in Blake Arena.
  • Medina and Burgos Lead Wrestling To Fifth-Place Finish at Petrofes Invitational
    December 03, 2016
    Mechanicsville, Pa. - December 3, 2016 - Led by a pair of second-place performances by Geovanni Medina (New Britain, Conn.) and Seve Burgos (Guilford, Conn.), the Springfield College wrestling team finished fifth at the Petrofes Invitational hosted at Messiah College this weekend.
  • Wrestling Kicks Off Petrofes Invitational on Friday
    December 02, 2016
    Mechanicville, Pa. - December 2, 2016 - The Springfield College wrestling team opened up the first day of competition at the Petrofes Invitational hosted by Messiah College on Friday.
  • Joseph Selected as NEWA Wrestler of the Week
    November 25, 2016
    Middletown, Conn. - November 25, 2016 - Springfield College's Zach Joseph (Clifton Park, N.Y.) was selected as the New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) Wrestler of the Week after leading the Pride to the Doug Parker Invitational title last weekend.
  • Wrestling Captures Doug Parker Invitational Behind Three Individual Titles
    November 19, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - November 19, 2016 - The Springfield College wrestling team captured the Doug Parker Invitational on Saturday afternoon in the Springfield College Field House thanks to three individual champions.
  • Wrestling Finishes Fifth at Ithaca Invitational Behind Six Top-Five Finishers
    November 05, 2016
    Ithaca, N.Y. - November 4, 2016 - The Springfield College wrestling team finished fifth at the Ithaca Invitational in its season-opening competition. Among the 11 teams in the event, the Pride totaled 86.5 points to place behind Ithaca (173.5), Johnson & Wales (161.5), Stevens (152), and Oswego (94).
  • Wrestling Opens Season at Ithaca Invitational
    November 04, 2016
    Ithaca, N.Y. - November 4, 2016 - The Springfield College wrestling team opened up its season competing in the first day of the Ithaca Invitational on Friday afternoon. After the opening day of action, Springfield sits in fourth place out of the 11 teams in the competition with 39.5 points.