Successful Start to Regular Season With Four Placewinners, 7th-Place
Team Showing at Doug Parker
With 19 wrestlers in action during
the annual Doug Parker Invitational tournament hosted by Springfield
Sat., Nov. 18, the Cardinals had four placewinners and moved up
considerably in the team standings from the previous year. Wesleyan
finished seventh of 17 squads. A year ago, Wesleyan came in 14th.
Leading the way with a 4-1 mark and a second-place honor at 157 was Dan
deLalla '07 (photo). Dan Bloom '10 continued his fine effort at 125
with a 4-2 record and a fourth-place finish. Also placing for the
Cardinals was Greg Hurd '10 (5-2, 5th at 165) and Mike Lima '08 (3-3,
6th at 197). Both Steve Campbell '06 at heavyweight and John Gottfried
'09 at 197 picked up three wins by didn't place. The Cardinals will
resume competition at the annual R.I.T. Invitational Sat., Dec. 2.