Wrestling Tallies Seven Place-Winners in Season Debut at Bearcat Open

Wrestling Tallies Seven Place-Winners in Season Debut at Bearcat Open

VESTAL, N.Y. – Senior Justin Staudenmayer finished second at 157 lbs. to lead a group of seven place-winners for Brown University wrestling in its season debut at the Jonathan Kaloust Bearcat Open at the Events Center on the campus of Binghamton University on Sunday.

In addition to their seven place-winners, the Bears advanced 11 wrestlers to the quarterfinals and totaled 12 student-athletes who registered two or more wins. Brown collected five falls as a team on the day.

Staudenmayer (Plymouth Meeting, Pa.) won four straight bouts to advance to the first-place match at 157 lbs. while senior Zeke Salvo (Baltimore, Md.) claimed back-to-back wins to reach the semifinals before eventually capturing the third-place match at 133 lbs.

Juniors Jon Viruet (Springfield, Mass.) and Ian Butterbrodt (North Andover, Mass.) both placed fifth at 165 lbs. and 285 lbs. respectively. Each wrestler compiled five victories at the tournament.

Freshman AJ Pedro (Methuen, Mass.) came in sixth place at 184 lbs., winning twice to reach the quarterfinals before taking two wins in the consolation bracket. Junior Andrew LaBrie (Exeter, R.I.) and sophomore Trey Keeley (Washington, Ill.) each tied for seventh place at 174 lbs. and 125 lbs. respectively.

Freshman Hunter Kosco (Canal Fulton, Ohio) won three times at 133 lbs., while junior Tucker Ziegler (Myersville, Md.) and sophomores Jimmy Pawelski (Park Ridge, Ill.), Zach Krause (Plainfield, Ill.), and Matt Lattanze (Norristown, Pa.) each picked up two wins.

Salvo, Pawelski, Krause, LaBrie, and freshman Bryce Rogers (Orlando, Fla.) posted one fall apiece.

Next, Brown will compete at the Navy Classic on Saturday, November 18 in Annapolis, Md.

Brown Results 

125 Pounds

Trey Keeley (2-2, T-Seventh Place)
Keeley def. Jack DelDuca (Oswego) in Round of 16, TF 16-0
Mario Guillen (Ohio) def. Keeley in Quarterfinals, Dec. 11-7
Keeley def. Sean Badua (Army) in Consolation, Dec. 6-2
Joe Nelson (Binghamton) def. Keeley in Consolation, Dec. 6-3 

133 Pounds

Hunter Kosco (3-2)
Kosco def. Jason Javier (Binghamton) in Round of 32, TF 18-3
Derek Spann (Buffalo) def. Kosco in Round of 16, MD 14-4
Kosco def. Trevor Tarsi (Harvard) in Consolation, Dec. 7-6
Kosco def. Jacob Nicholson (Binghamton) in Consolation, MD 14-4
Noah Baughman (Cornell) def. Kosco in Consolation, MD 9-1 

Zeke Salvo (3-1, Third Place)
Salvo def. Danny Martoccio (F&M) in Round of 16, Fall 5:21
Salvo def. Dominic Giannangeli (Penn State) in Quarterfinals, Dec. 8-6
Vito Arujau (FLWC) def. Salvo in Semifinals, MD 16-6
Salvo def. Derek Spann (Buffalo) in Third-Place Match, MD 12-3 

141 Pounds

Jimmy Pawelski (2-2)
Pawelski def. Jacob Zuller (Wyoming Seminary) in Round of 32, Dec. 7-2
Pawelski def. Haroldo Nesbeth (F&M) in Round of 16, Fall 0:59
Yianni Diakomihalis (Cornell) def. Pawelski in Quarterfinals, TF 24-9
Alec Hagan (Ohio) def. Pawelski in Consolation, TF 18-0 

Theo Powers (1-2)
Powers def. Sean Fitzsimmons (Army) in Round of 32, Dec. 9-2
Dan Heberlein (Binghamton) def. Powers in Round of 16, Dec. 9-5
JP Ascolese (Columbia) def. Powers in Consolation, Dec. 9-2 

149 Pounds

Zach Krause (2-2)
Krause def. Anthony Palmiotto (FLWC) in Round of 32, Fall 4:44
Krause def. William Kui (Columbia) in Round of 16, Dec. 5-3
Bo Pipher (Penn State) def. Krause in Quarterfinals, Dec. 4-3
Parker Kropman (Binghamton) def. Krause in Consolation, Dec. 6-5 

Matt Lattanze (3-2)
Lattanze def. Carl Antrassian (Penn) in Round of 32, Dec. 6-4
Lattanze def. Steven Garza (FLWC) in Round of 16, TF 16-1
Jacob Macololooy (Columbia) def. Lattanze in Quarterfinals, MD 8-0
Lattanze def. William Kui (Columbia) in Consolation, Dec. 7-6
Chris Schoenherr (Cornell) def. Lattanze in Consolation, Dec. 9-5) 

157 Pounds

Justin Staudenmayer (4-1, Second Place)
Staudenmayer def. Kobe Garrehy (Buffalo) in Round of 32, Dec. 6-0
Staudenmayer def. Joe Velliquette (Penn) in Round of 16, Dec. 7-5
Staudenmayer def. Adam Santoro (Cornell) in Quarterfinals, MD 16-5
Staudenmayer def. Joseh Galasso (Cornell) in Semifinals, Dec. 6-2
Markus Scheidel (Unattached) def. Staudenmayer in First-Place Match, Dec. 8-3 

165 Pounds

Jon Viruet (5-1, Fifth Place)
Viruet def. Alex Herringshaw (Oswego) in Round of 32, Dec. 8-1
Viruet def. Grant Fetchet (Columbia) in Round of 16, MD 13-3
Milik Dawkins (Cornell) def. Viruet in Quarterfinals, Dec. 3-2
Viruet def. Mason Manville (Penn State) in Consolation, Dec. 4-0
Viruet def. Sam Williams (Army) in Consolation, Dec. 11-7
Viruet def. Laurence Kosoy (Columbia) in Fifth-Place Match, Dec. 4-1 

174 Pounds

Andrew LaBrie (3-2, T-Seventh Place)
Brandon Womack (Cornell) def. LaBrie in Round of 32, Dec. 6-2
LaBrie def. Jarek Gozdieski (Bucknell) in Consolation, Dec. 10-3
LaBrie def. Khamari Whimper (Penn) in Consolation, Fall 5:35
LaBrie def. Bryce Rogers (Brown) in Consolation, Dec. 5-3
Joseph Terry (Ohio) def. LaBrie in Consolation, Dec. 8-3 

Bryce Rogers (1-2)
Rogers def. Jed Smith (Army) in Round of 16, Fall 6:25
Josef Johnson (Harvard) def. Rogers in Quarterfinals, Dec. 6-1
Andrew LaBrie (Brown) def. Rogers in Consolation, Dec. 5-3 

184 Pounds

Nino Bastianelli (0-2)
Maxwell Dean (Cornell) def. Bastianelli in Round of 16, MD 15-5
Brian Bonino (Columbia) def. Bastianelli in Consolation, Dec. 6-2 

AJ Pedro (4-2, Sixth Place)
Pedro def. Hunter Yeargan (Ohio) in Round of 32, Dec. 6-3
Pedro def. Jeff Lombardi (Oswego) in Round of 16, MD 15-3
Joe Heyob (Penn) def. Pedro in Quarterfinals, Dec. 6-1
Pedro def. Kanon Dean (Harvard) in Consolation, Dec. 3-2
Pedro def. Jeff Lombardi (Oswego) in Consolation, TF 21-5
Devon Van Cura (Penn State) def. Pedro in Fifth-Place Match, 9-5 

197 Pounds

Austin Pfarr (1-2)
James Hoeg (Penn State) def. Pfarr in Round of 32, Dec. 7-1
Pfarr def. Gunnar Larson (Army) in Consolation, Dec. 6-2
Joe Doyle (Binghamton) def. Pfarr in Consolation, Dec. 5-2 

Tucker Ziegler (2-2)
Ziegler def. Nate Hall (Ohio) in Round of 32, Dec. 8-3
Ziegler def. Peter Strassfield (Army) in Round of 16, MD 15-1
Frank Mattiace (Penn) def. Ziegler in Quarterfinals, Fall 1:17
Joe Doyle (Binghamton) def. Ziegler in Consolation, Dec. 3-1 

285 Pounds

Ian Butterbrodt (5-1, Fifth Place)
Butterbrodt def. Gavin Berkeley (Army) in Round of 32, MD 9-1
Butterbrodt def. Zack Parker (Ohio) in Round of 16, Dec. 4-1
Antonio Pelusi (F&M) def. Butterbrodt in Quarterfinals, Dec. 5-3
Butterbrodt def. Tyler Hall (Penn) in Consolation, Dec. 5-0
Butterbrodt def. Brendan Furman (FLWC) in Consolation, Dec. 6-4
Butterbrodt def. Angus Cowell (Harvard) in Fifth-Place Match, Default 

Evan Ellis (1-2)
Tyler Hall (Penn) def. Ellis in Round of 32, Dec. 3-0
Ellis def. Eldon Davis-Picou (Army) in Consolation, Dec. 4-3
Angus Cowell (Harvard) def. Ellis in Consolation, Dec. 6-1 

James Valentino (0-2)
Sean Dee (Binghamton) def. Valentino in Round of 32, Fall 4:33
Seth Janney (FLWC) def. Valentino in Consolation, Dec. 5-0