COLORADO SPRINGS, COL.--(2/5/12)--Freshman heavyweight Joel Wyman was the top Coast Guard finisher as he placed fourth at the All-Academy Championships at the Air Force Academy.
Coast Guard placed sixth of the eight teams with 11.5 points and first of the three Division III teams in the double-elimination tournament. The Bears edged rival Merchant Marine, which finished with ten points while Norwich finished with a half point.
Wyman lost his first match 13-3 before pinning his next opponent in 3:28 and then won 6-2 to earn a spot in the third place match where he got pinned and finished fourth.
Three other wrestlers recorded wins for the Bears as Anthony Signorello won a match with a pin in just 23 seconds at 133 pounds, Mike Giorgio won a match at 149 pounds with a 20-3 win and Luke Taylor won a match 17-2 at 165 pounds.
March 23, 2012 Giorgio Named D3Wrestle.com Freshman of the Year
March 10, 2012 Giorgio Earns All America Honors
February 27, 2012 Giorgio Named Most Outstanding and Rookie of the Year
February 26, 2012 Giorgio Wins N.E. Championship to Lead Bears
February 11, 2012 Taylor Wins Three in Final Dual Meets of Season
February 10, 2012 Giorgio Brothers Lead Bears to Split
February 5, 2012 Bears Top DIII Team at All-Academy Championships
January 28, 2012 Bears Win One of Three at NEWA-Metro Duals
January 22, 2012 Nate Giorgio Wins Three More
January 18, 2012 Bears Drop Pair at Southern Maine
January 14, 2012 Bears Split; Get First Win of Season
January 11, 2012 Bears Blanked at Merchant Marine
December 7, 2011 Bears Drop Dual Meet Opener
December 3, 2011 Giorgio Wins 125 Weight Class at York
November 21, 2011 Giorgio Named Pilgrim Rookie of the Week
November 19, 2011 Giorgio Places 2nd at Springfield
November 14, 2011 Giorgio Named NEWA Rookie of the Week
November 12, 2011 Giorgio Wins 125 Class; Named Outstanding Lightweight
November 5, 2011 Six Bears Place at Messiah Invitational