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Geirbolini Posts 4-0 Record at North/South Duals

Geirbolini Posts 4-0 Record at North/South Duals

 

COLLEGEVILLE, Pa.  –  Sophomore Raul Gierbolini (Carolina, Puerto Rico/University HS) posted a 4-0 record to highlight the University of Southern Maine Huskies' wrestling team as they competed at the 2018 North/South Duals Saturday afternoon at Ursinus College. 

Competing against two nationally ranked programs, Soutern Maine fell to Wilkes University 18-17 in the first round, No. 25 Messiah 24-19 in the second round, host Ursinus 21-14 in the third round and to No. 19 Stevens Institute 27-22 in the final round.  The Huskies are now 3-5 in dual meets. 

Competing in two matches at 184, Gierbolini defeated Wilkes' Jason Deboard by major decision 9-0 to open day.  He also picked up a 4-3 decision over Ursinius' Ben Maack. Competing at 197 against Messiah, Gierbolin earned a 13-9 decision over Joe Embleton, and won a 174-pound match against Stevens Institute's Michael Derin by major decision 13-3.  

Sophomore Bradley Beaulieu (Waterboro, Maine/Marshwood) finished the day 3-1 at 133 pounds.  Beaulieu opened with a 5-3 decision over Dylan O'Connor of Wilkes, and then pinned Messiah's Dalton Daugherty in 1:26.  Beaulieu's final win of the day was an 11-1 major decision over Brandon Miller of Ursinus.  

USM travels to compete at the Him Aguiar Invitational on Saturday (10:00 a.m.) hosted by Plymouth State in its next contest. 

 

Wilkes 18, Southern Maine 17

125

Nick Bauer (W) dec. Leo Amabile (SM), 6-5

W, 3-0

133

Bradley Beaulieu (SM) dec. Dylan O'Conner (W), 5-2

T, 3-2

141

Tom Stokes (W) dec. Austin Shorey (SM), 4-3

W, 6-3

149

Brendan Weir (SM) m dec. Cody Dix (W), 11-2

USM, 7-6

157

Zach Thompson (SM) dec. John Ritter (W), 10-8

USM, 10-6

165

Nick Racanelli (W) m dec. Juan Vernaza (SM), 10-1

T, 10-10

174

Ashton Gysnick (W) m dec. Jsoh Smith (SM), 11-3

W, 14-10

184

Raul Gierbolini (SM) m dec. Jason Deboard (W), 9-0

T, 14-14

197

Austin Cominsky (W) m dec Sam Strozier (SM), 14-3

W, 18-14

285

Mike Risti (SM) dec. Moustafa Ahdryt (W), 8-6

W, 18-17

 

No. 25 Messiah 24, Southern Maine 19

125

Sean Redington (M) tech fall Antoine Grace (SM), 16-1

M, 5-0

133

Bradley Beaulieu (SM) pinned Dalton Daugherty (M), 1:26

SM, 6-5

141

Austin Shorey (SM) m dec. Nick Nunez (M), 10-1

SM, 10-5

149

Stephen Maloney (M) tech fall Brendan Weir (SM)

T, 10-10

157

Lee Cassell (M) dec, Zach Thompson (SM), 8-7

M, 13-10

165

Matt Pangle (M) dec. Josh Smith (SM), 10-4

M, 16-10

174

Brian Shermeyer (SM) tech fall Juan Vernaza (SM), 19-1

M, 21-10

184

Noah Regalado (SM) pinned Spencer Clements (M), 1;50

M, 21-16

197

Raul Gierbolini (SM) dec. Joe Embleton (M), 13-9

M, 21-19

285

Denny Karnes (M) dec, Mike Risti (SM), 4-01

M, 24-19

 

 

Ursinus 21, Southern Maine 14

125

Colin Wick (U) m dec. Leo Amabile (SM), 12-3

U, 4-0

133

Bradley Beaulieu (SM) m dec. Bfrandon Miller (U), 11-1

T, 4-4

141

Austin Shorey (SM) m dec. Kyle Siebert (U), 17-3

SM, 8-4

149

Brendan Weir (SM) dec. Pat Rowe (U), 6-4

SM, 11-4

157

Noah Suspic (U) dec. Zac Thompson (SM), 9-7

SM, 11-7

165

Jarret Digaintomasso (U) dec. Juan Vernanza (SM), 4-0

SM, 11-10

174

Gary Nagel (U) dec. Josh Smith (SM), 8-2

U, 13-11

184

Raul Gierbolini (SM) dec. Ben Maack (U), 4-3

SM, 14-13

197

Kyle Shaffer (U) tech fall Sam Strozier (SM), 16-0

U, 18-14

285

Zeb Pfeiffer (U) dec. Jake Peavey (SM), 6-4

U, 21-14

 

No. 19 Stevens 27, Southern Maine 22

125

Leo Amabile (SM) dec. Akhil Vega (SIT), 7-1

SM, 3-0

133

Joey Borain (SIT) m dec. Bradley Beaulieu (SM), 9-1

SIT, 4-3

141

Troy Stanich (SIT) pinned Austin Shorey (SM), 2:50

SIT, 10-3

149

Brett Kaliner (SIT) tech fall Brendan Weir (SM), 19-3

SIT, 15-3

157

Dylan Van Sickell (SIT) pinned Zach Thompson (SM), 2:32

SIT, 21-3

165

Josh Smith (SM) dec, Jarret Weir (SIT), 6-1

SIT, 21-6

174

Raul Gierbolini (SM) m dec. Michael Derin (SIT), 13-3

SIT, 21-10

184

Michael Dooley (SIT) pinned Noah Regalado (SM), 1:13

SIT, 27-10

197

Sam Strozier (SM) pinned Mattieu Depuy (SIT), 5;15

SIT, 27-16

285

Jake Peavey (SM) won by forfeit

SIT, 27-22

 

 

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