W&L Wrestling Opens Season at Ursinus Fall Brawl

W&L Wrestling Opens Season at Ursinus Fall Brawl

COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. – The Washington and Lee wrestling team opened its 2009-10 season on Saturday morning at the Ursinus College Fall Brawl. Team scoring was not recorded.

Individually for the Generals, sophomore David Dennis (Sherman, W.Va./Ravenswood) led the way with a runner-up finish in the 157-pound weight class. Dennis opened the tournament with a 4-0 decision over Matt Perry of the Apprentice School, then he knocked off Gettysburg’s Joe Fiore by a score of 4-2. In the semifinals, Dennis defeated Matt Nobbs of Elizabethtown by a score of 3-2, before falling to Dan Dicolo of the College of New Jersey in the finals, 4-0.

Dennis was the only General to place on the day, with senior 149-pounder Sammy Brusca (Rockville, Md./Georgetown Prep) and junior 165-pounder Keith Jaworski (Clarksville, Md./River Hill) each notching a 2-2 record for the day to lead the rest of the W&L contingent.

Washington and Lee will return to action on Dec. 4-5 as it participates in the Messiah Petrofes Invitational.