Bears Tie Harvard But Come Back to Defeat Sacred Heart

Feb. 12, 2006

Providence, RI -

The Brown wrestling team defeated Sacred Heart 26-15 before drawing a 18-18 tie with Ivy foe Harvard earlier in the day on Saturday at the Pizzitola Center. Freshman Matt Gevelinger went 2-0 on the day, including a 17-5 major decision against Sacred Heart. Junior Shawn Kitchner went 2-0 on the day as did senior Mike Ashton, including a pin against Sacred Heart.

Brown 18, Harvard 18

125-Jeff Schell (Brown) won by forfeit

133-Robbie Preston (Harvard) major dec. Dan Appello (Brown), 10-1

141-Max Meltzer (Harvard) major dec. Mark Savino (Brown), 14-4

149-Mike Ashton (Brown) dec. Bobby Latesson (Harvard), 6-5

157-Andrew Flanagan (Harvard) dec. Mike Savino (Brown), 5-3

165-Shawn Kitchner (Brown) dec. Mike Baria (Harvard), 3-1

174-Matt Gevelinger (Brown) dec. Wesley Walker (Harvard), 8-6

184-Louis Caputo (Harvard) major dec. Branden Stearns (Brown), 9-0

197-Leo Saniuk (Brown) dec. Joe Bechtold (Harvard), 6-2

285-Bode Ogunwole (Harvard) dec. Levon Mock (Brown), 8-3


Brown 26, Sacred Heart 15

125-125-Jeff Schell (Brown) WBF Mike Arone (SHU), 1:57

133-Dan Appello (Brown) dec. Kyle McCarthy (SHU), 5-3

141-Chris Davis (SHU) dec. Mark Savino (Brown), 11-4

149-Mike Ashton (Brown) WBF Sean Eagun (SHU), 4:10

157-Mike Savino (Brown) dec. Sherwood Fendryk (SHU), 10-4

165-Shawn Kitchner (Brown) major dec. Anthony Hayes (SHU), 11-2

174-Matt Gevelinger (Brown) major dec. Jed Giguere (SHU), 17-5

184-Andrew Silber (SHU) dec. Branden Stearns (Brown), 9-2

197-Kevin Fox (SHU) dec. Leo Saniuk (Brown), 7-0

285-Puyam Zarrinpour (SHU) WBF Levon Mock (Brown), 3:27