Wrestlers, get after it

Boiling Springs N.C. – The Presbyterian College men's wrestling team dropped its first dual of the 2019-2020 season as the Blue Hose lost 38-9 against Franklin & Marshall on Wednesday afternoon at Paul Porter Arena in Boiling Springs, N.C. NOTABLES - Parker Corwin in the 133 pound weight class picked up his second straight victory on Wednesday with a 4-1 decision over Michael Simonetti of Franklin & Marshall. Corwin improved to 6-4 on the year with the win. - Austin Stith wrestling in the 184 weight class earned his seventh win of the season with a 12-6 decision over James Stillerman. Stith is tied for the team lead with seven victories on the year. - Imani Heslop earned his sixth win of the season with a 7-4 decision. It's Heslop's fourth win via decision this year. Franklin & Marshall 38, Presbyterian 9 125 – Jose Diaz (Franklin & Marshall) def. Jacob Brasseur (PC) MD 12-3 133 – Parker Corwin (PC) def. Michael Simonetti (Franklin & Marshall) Dec. 4-1 141 – Wilfredo Gil (Franklin & Marshall) def. Reid Stewart (PC) Fall 2:54 149 – Cristiaan Dailey (Franklin & Marshall) def. Bryton Goering (PC) MD 13-1 157 – Noah Chan (Franklin & Marshall) wins by forfeit 165 – Emmett LiCastri (Franklin & Marshall) def. Noah Hall (PC) Fall 2:06 174 – John Crawford (Franklin & Marshall) wins by forfeit 184 – Austin Stith (PC) def. James Stillerman (Franklin & Marshall) Dec. 12-6 197 – Ethan Seeley (Franklin & Marshall) wins by forfeit 285 – Imani Heslop (PC) def. Michael Waszen (Franklin & Marshall) Dec. 7-4 EXH: Jack Bruce (Franklin & Marshall) def. Dyllan Gorrin (PC) Fall 2:38 EXH: Jack Bruce (Franklin & Marshall) def. Khalid Brinkley (PC) Fall 1:37 Up Next Charleston, S.C. – The Presbyterian College men's wrestling team dropped its Southern Conference opener on Friday afternoon as the host Citadel earned a 37-8 decision at McAlister Field House in Charleston. Zachary Phillips (157) and Austin Stith (197) both got victories in Friday's dual. Final Score: The Citadel 37, Presbyterian 8 Records: The Citadel (1-0, 1-0 SoCon) | Presbyterian (0-2, 0-1 SoCon) Location: Charleston, S.C. NOTABLES - Zachary Phillips in the 157 pound weight class earned an 8-6 decision in his first action of the season. - Austin Stith in the 197 pound weight class picked up his team best eight victory with a 23-7 technical fall victory over Robert Tywater. The Citadel 37, Presbyterian 8 125 – Jordie White (The Citadel) def. Jacob Brasseur (PC) Dec. 6-2 133 – Jake Rotunda (The Citadel) def. Parker Corwin (PC) MD 12-2 141 – Ethan Willis (The Citadel) def. Reid Stewart (PC) Dec. 11-5 149 – Selwyn Porter (The Citadel) def. Bryton Goering (PC) Fall 4:29 157 – Zachary Phillips (PC) def. Douglas Gudenburr (The Citadel) Dec. 8-6 165 – Dazjon Casto (The Citadel) def Noah Hall (PC) Fall 1:20 174 – Kyle Kretzer (The Citadel) def. by forfeit 184 – Austin Stith (PC) def. Robert Tywater (The Citadel) TF 23-7 197 – Martin Duane (The Citadel) def. by forfeit 285 – Michael McAleavey (The Citadel) def. Imani Heslop (PC) Dec. 4-2 Up Next • The Blue Hose will next be on the mat New Year's Day at the Southern Scuffle. The two-day tournament is set to begin at 10:45 a.m. on January 1.

The Presbyterian College men's wrestling team gets set for a busy week prior to the holidays as the Blue Hose face Franklin & Marshall on Wednesday before battling The Citadel on Friday afternoon. 


Friday afternoon's match will be broadcasted on ESPN+ in Charleston. 


MATCHUP: Presbyterian vs Franklin & Marshall 

DATE: Wednesday, December 18th, 12 pm

LOCATION: Paul Porter Arena (Boiling Springs, N.C.)  

STATS: Track Wrestling


MATCHUP: Presbyterian at The Citadel

DATE: Friday December 20th, 2 pm

LOCATION: McAlister Field House (Charleston, S.C.)  

STATS: Track Wrestling



MATCHUP: 2019 Senior Nationals – US Olympic Trials Qualifier 

DATE: Friday December 20th – Sunday December 22nd

LOCATION: Fort Worth Convention Center (Fort Worth, Tx)

About the Meets

• The Blue Hose will open the week with a dual against Franklin & Marshall beginning at 12 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon. The match will take place at Gardner-Webb on Wednesday afternoon.

• Franklin & Marshall is a perfect 2-0 in duals on the year as they earned a 19-17 win over VMI and followed that up with a 22-16 dual victory over Davidson.

• Presbyterian concludes the 2019 slate with a dual on Friday afternoon against The Citadel at 2 pm in Charleston. The Bulldogs will be competing in Friday in their first dual of the season

US Olympic Trials Qualifier

• Bernardino GomezJaslynn Gallegos and Morgan Norris will be competing beginning on Friday at the US Olympic Trials Qualifier. The trio will be competing unattached this weekend.

Last Time Out

• The Presbyterian College men's wrestling team had three different wrestlers pick up three victories to highlight action at the Cornell Open on Sunday from Barton Hall.

• Jacob Brasseur picked up a third place finish in the 125-pound weight class. Parker Corwin finished third in 133 pound bracket, while Austin Stith finished fourth in the 197-pound weight class on Sunday.

Wrestlers Competing This Week

The Blue Hose Expected to Compete against Franklin & Marshall and The Citadel is as follows:

125 – Jacob Brasseur & Dyllan Gorrin

133 – Khalid Brinkley & Parker Corwin

141 – Reid Stewart & Justin Nobles

149 – Bryton Goering

165 – Noah Hall

184 – Austin Stith

285 – Imani Heslop & Will Pontoon

Up Next

• The Blue Hose will next be on the mat New Year's Day at the Southern Scuffle. The two day tournament is set to begin at 10:45 a.m.  

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