SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Sophomore Chris Sullivan won all three matches and the Bears won two of three in a quad meet at Western New England.
Coast Guard battled Johnson & Wales, ranked 11th nationally in the first match of the day, falling 26-19.
Sullivan won by a pin at 157 pounds, Mike Palomba won at 165, Marc Wagner won a 10-2 decision at 184 pounds and Cory Tomasetti recorded a pin at heavyweight to account for the Bears 19 points.
In the second match of the day against Western New England, the Bears fell behind 9-0, dropping the first two matches before winning the final eight matches, three by forfeit for a 43-9 win.
Sullivan at 157 (2:08), Palomba at 165 (1:58) and Dan Fiorvanti at 174 (1:35) registered three straight pins as the Bears put the match away.
Christian Gosch won a 10-1 major decision at 149 and Phil Azzari registered a 9-3 decision at 197 while Adam Wilhelm (141), Wagner (184) and Kevin Painten (HWT) all won by forfeit for the Bears.
Coast Guard closed out the quad match with a convincing 33-6 win over Norwich.
Earl Roberts won by forfeit at 125, Dominick Summers earned a 6-2 decision at 133, Wilhelm was a 13-4 winner at 141, Gosch won a 12-2 major decision at 149, Sullivan won 7-5 at 157, Fiorvanti registered a major decision at 174, Wagner won by tech fall at 184 and Azzari won 8-2 at 197 for the Bears.
Coast Guard improves to 3-5 in dual meets are the Bears are back in action next Saturday at the New England Duals at Bridgewater State.
Coast Guard vs. Johnson & Wales
125 Jay Albis (JWU) over Earl Roberts (CG) (Fall 1st period) (6-0)
133 Joe Ferinde (JWU) over Dominick Summers (CG) (9-2 Dec) (9-0)
141 Justin Colon (JWU) over Benjamin Crutchfield (CG) (Fall OT) (15-0)
149 Thomas Grippi (JWU) over Matt Vieira (CG) (4-3 Dec) (18-0)
157 Chris Sullivan (CG) over Joey Gaccione (JWU) (Fall 2nd period) (18-6)
165 Mike Palomba (CG) over James Ryan (JWU) (11-6 Dec) (18-9)
174 Michael Gargano (JWU) over Thomas Dalton (CG) (Tech. Fall 2nd period) (23-9)
184 Marc Wagner (CG) over Ryan Schaal (JWU) (10-2 MD) (23-13)
197 Khamri Thomas (JWU) over Phil Azzari (CG) (8-4 Dec) (26-13)
285 Cory Tomasetti (CG) over Jonah Aurelio (JWU) (Fall 2nd period) (26-19)
Western New England vs. Coast Guard
125 Tim McLinden (WNE) over Earl Roberts (CG) (3-2 Dec) (3-0)
133 Austin Sisco (WNE) over Dominick Summers (CG) (Fall 1:06) (9-0)
141 Adam Wilhelm (CG) forfeit (9-6)
149 Christian Gosch (CG) over Anthony Monteiro (WNE) (10-1 MD) (10-9)
157 Chris Sullivan (CG) over Yuri Gulak (WNE) (Fall 2:08) (16-9)
165 Mike Palomba (CG) over Josh Nelson (WNE) (Fall 1:58) (22-9)
174 Daniel Fiorvanti (CG) over Pat Canavan (WNE) (Fall 1:35) (28-9)
184 Marc Wagner (CG) forfeit (34-9)
197 Phil Azzari (CG) over Brian Donovan (WNE) (9-3 Dec) (37-9)
285 Kevin Painten (CG) forfeit (43-9)
Norwich vs. Coast Guard
125 Earl Roberts (CG) forfeit (6-0)
133 Sean Randles (NU) over Dominick Summers (CG) (6-2 Dec) (6-3)
141 Adam Wilhelm (CG) over Zach Morris (NU) (13-4 MD) (10-3)
149 Christian Gosch (CG) over James Duncan (NU) (13-2 MD) (14-3)
157 Christopher Sullivan (CG) over Ben Swanson (NU) (6-5 Dec) (17-3)
165 Michael Palomba (CG) over Zach Gibson (NU) (TF 19-4 6:24) (22-3)
174 Dan Fiorvanti (CG) over Stephen Briganti (NU) (10-3 Dec) (25-3)
184 Marc Wagner (CG) over David Rogers (NU) (TF 17-1 6:44) (30-3)
197 Phil Azzari (CG) over Bryan Giblin (NU) (7-3 Dec) (33-3)
285 Frank Girolamo (NU) over Kevin Painten (CG) (2-1 Dec) (33-6)