Trinity Wrestling Wins Over SUNY Sullivan in Tri-Meet at Southern Maine

Grant Sorensen '19
Grant Sorensen '19

Gorham, Maine - Junior Mason Sangillo (Florham Park, N.J.) won at 285 in the final match against SUNY Sullivan to clinch a 33-24 victory for the Trinity College wrestling team in a tri-match at Southern Maine on Saturday. Junior captain Grant Sorensen (Moore, Okla.) and classmate Jack Reilly (Andover, Mass.) both went 3-0 on the day for the Bantams as well while sophomore Lukas Kaminski (Hopkinton, Mass.) finished with a pair of wins. Trinity returns to the mat on Friday, February 9th for a tri-match at Rhode Island College along with Bridgewater State.

After falling behind SUNY Sullivan, 18-0, after the first four bouts, the Bantams won five-straight bouts to open a 30-18 lead. SUNY Sullivan won at 197 to make it 30-24 in favor of the Bantams, meaning the heavyweight bout between Sangillo and SUNY's Joshua Jean-Baptiste, would decide the winner. Sangillo earned a 5-2 victory to ensure a win for Trinity. Sorensen earned a pin just 38 seconds into his 149-pound bout against the Generals' Jose Sullivan, and also won, 3-2 in the Southern Maine match, and 10-2 against his opponent from Western New England. Reilly picked up two pins on the day and a 4-2 decision against Western New England. Kaminski also grappled well, earning a win via fall versus SUNY Sullivan and a major decision, 13-4, versus his counterpart from Western New England. Trinity Sophomore Fumihiro Tamada (Okayama, Japan) and junior Francis Corvino (Belmont, Mass.) both won via fall in exhibition matches for the Bantams as well.

MATCH RESULTS
Southern Maine v. Trinity (Conn.)
125: USM - Leo Amabile win by forfeit (USM 6-0)
133: USM - Casey Abshire win by forfeit (USM 12-0)
141: USM - Austin Shorey d. Drew Saccone WBF at 2:15 (USM 18-0)
149: TC - Grant Sorensen d. Brandon Weir, 3-2 (USM 18-3)
157: TC - Jack Reilly d. Zac Thompson WBF at 1:57 (USM 18-9)
165: USM - Josh Smith d. Lukas Kaminski, MD 15-3 (USM 22-9)
174: USM - Justin Stacy d. Stephen Cerrone, 3-0 (USM 25-9)
184: USM - Kolby Smith d. Enrique Loya, 3-1 (USM 28-9)
197: USM - Brandon Cousino d. Devon deFillippi WBF at 3:17 (USM 34-9)
285: USM - Mike Risti d. Mason Sangillo WBF 0:17 (USM 40-9)
Southern Maine 40, Trinity (Conn.) 9

Trinity (Conn.) v. SUNY Sullivan
125: SS - Austin Brock won by forfeit (SUNY 6-0)
133: SS - Robert Satriano won by forfeit (SUNY 12-0)
141: SS - Brian Vaughan d. Drew Saccone, medical forfeit (SUNY 18-0)
149: TC - Joe Penna won by forfeit (SUNY 18-6)
157: TC - Grant Sorensen d. Jose Sullivan WBF at 0:38 (SUNY 18-12)
165: TC - Jack Reilly d. Allen Reyes WBF at 1:24 (18-18)
174: TC - Lukas Kaminski d. Thomas Grant WBF at 1:18 (Trinity 24-18)
184: TC - Enrique Loya won by forfeit (Trinity 30-18)
197: SS - J'havon Innocent d. Devon deFillippi WBF at 4:26 (Trinity 30-24)
285: TC - Mason Sangillo d. Joshua Jean-Baptiste, 5-2 (Trinity 33-24)
Trinity 33, SUNY Sullivan 24

Western New England v. Trinity (Conn.)
125: WNE - Nicholas Arborio won by forfeit (WNE 6-0)
133: WNE - Timothy McLinden won by forfeit (WNE 12-0)
141: WNE - Alex Starr d. Drew Saccone, 5-1 (WNE 15-0)
149: TC - Grant Sorensen d. Lamont Wallace, 10-2 (WNE 15-4)
157: TC - Jack Reilly d. Christopher Gresis, 4-2 (WNE 15-7)
165: TC - Lukas Kaminski d. Jordan Goins, 13-4 (WNE 15-11)
174: WNE - Ryan Guers d. Stephen Cerrone, 4-3 (WNE 18-11)
184: WNE - John Boyle d. Enrique Loya WBF at 6:36 (WNE 24-11)
197: WNE - Andrew Cole d. Devon deFillippi, 11-3 (WNE 28-11)
285: TC - Mason Sangillo d. Nicholas Fortini, medical forfeit (WNE 28-17)
Western New England 28, Trinity 17