February 3, 2006

Bears Fall To #22 Penn, 26-10

Feb. 3, 2006

Providence, RI - In its Ivy League opener, the Brown wrestling team fell to 22nd ranked Penn, 26-10, on Friday afternoon at the Pizzitola Center. Junior Shawn Kitchner and sophomores Jeff Schell and Levon Mock recorded the Bears three victories. Brown falls to 4-7 on the year and 1-4 in the EIWA.

Kitchner scored a 15-2 major decision at 165 lbs. over Lior Zamir, who came into the match with a 17-7 record. Wit the win, Kitchner improves to 12-8 on the year.

At heavyweight, Mock posted a 6-2 win over Jayson Bowlsby while Schell edged out 2nd ranked Mike Silengo at 125 lbs., 3-2.

Sophomore Mark Savino battled 2nd ranked Cesar Grajales into overtime but Grajales got the win with a two-point takedown.

Brown will wrestle Delaware State tomorrow at 11 a.m. before facing Ivy foe Princeton at 2 p.m.

Penn 26, Brown 10
133-Mike Silengo (Penn) major dec. Dan Appello (Brown), 13-2
141-Cesar Grajales (Penn) dec. Mark Savino (Brown), 3-1 (OT)
149-Matt Dragon (Penn dec. Mike Ashton (Brown), 11-5
157-Gene Zannetti (Penn) dec. Mike Savino (Brown), 3-2
165-Shawn Kitchner (Brown) major dec. Lio Zamir (Penn), 15-2
174-Matt Herrington (Penn) WBF Matt Gevelinger (Brown), 4:44
184-Dustin Wiles (Penn) major dec. Branden Stearns (Brown), 19-7
285-Levon Mock (Brown) dec. Jayson Bowlsby (Penn), 6-2
125-Jeff Schell (Brown) dec. Mike Silengo (Penn). 3-2