HOFSTRA WINS THE COLONIAL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION TOURNAMENT
                                  FINAL  RESULTS
                                         

125
-James Nicholon (Old Dominion) d. Dave Tomasette (Hofstra) 2-1

133-Lou Ruggirello (Hof) d. Kyle Hutter (ODom) 3-1 OT

141-Ryan Williams (ODom) d. Charles Griffin (Hof) 3-2

149-Don Fisch (Rider) d. Mike Roberts (Boston) 6-3

157-Jon Bonilla-Bowman (Hof) d. Ryan Hluschak (Drexel)  8-7

167-Chris Brown (ODom) d. Ryan Patrovich (Hof) 12-7

174-Alton Lucas (Hof) d. Randy Oates (GMason)  8-4

184-Doug Umbehauer (Rider) d. Jesse Strawn (ODom) 9-3 

197-TJ Morrison (Rider) d. Joe Rovelli (Hof) 4-2

285-Ed Bordas (Rider) d. Harry Zander (GMason) 3-1 OT
    

TEAM SCORES:
1. Hofstra (104.5)
2. Old Dominion (87)
3. Rider (73)
4. George Mason (51)
5. Drexel (38.5)
6. Binghamton (36)
7. Boston University (29.5)
8. Sacred Heart (10.5)
9. Campbell (4)
    
Hofstra's Lou Ruggirello headlocks Rider's Tommy Lorenzo in the semifinals. Ruggirello won by fall and went on to win the 133 CAA title.
Alton Lucas from Hofstra works his duck under to double enroute to a 16-4 semifinal win and went on to win the 174 CAA crown.
    2008 COLONIAL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION
               WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS

  
Hofstra won its seventh consecutive CAA Conference championship at the David S. Mack Sports Complex. The Pride tallied 104.5 points to outdistanced runner-up Old Dominion (87) and Rider with 73 points. Hofstra crowned three champions, Lou Ruggirello (34-5) at 133, Jonny Bonilla-Bowman(18-11) at 157, and Alton Lucas (25-4) at 174 pounds. All-American Charles Griffin (32-4) dropped a close 3-2 decision to Ryan Williams (38-11) of Old Dominion in the 141-championship bout. Williams was voted the Outstanding Wrestler Award. Defending champion Doug Umbehauer (25-8) won his second CAA title at 184 pounds.