HOFSTRA BEATS WAGNER 53-0
IN HOME OPENER
    Hofstra (1-0) defeated Wagner (0-2), 53-0, before nearly 1,000 fans at the David S. Mack Sports Complex in Hempstead, NY.  The Pride won all ten bouts contested and were led by Lou Ruggirello (5-0) at 133, Jonny Bonilla-Bowman (3-1) at 157, Ryan Patrovich (4-1) at 165 and All-American Alton Lucas (4-0), a senior at 174 pounds. Ruggirello, a junior applied a tight bar arm to secure his fifth consecutive fall on the season, Bowman used a barrage of double leg takedowns to post a 21-8 major decision, along with Patrovich who used a combination of single leg takedowns and a duck under hook ankle pick en route to a 16-4 verdict. Lucas overpowered his opponent and used a strong half nelson to record his fall at the 4:15 mark and gave the host team an insurmountable 37-0 lead with three bouts remaining in the dual.
                  HOFSTRA  53    WAGNER  0

125- Steve Bonanno (H) tech.fall. Jason Mandragena, 16-0.
133- Lou Ruggirello (H) pinned Nick Keshecki, 2:07.
141- Jeff Rotella (H) pinned Jake Villaret, 2:39.
149- P.J. Gillespie (H) pinned Ryan Cornell, 4:36.
157- Jonny Bonilla-Bowman (H) maj.dec. Larry Peotter, 21-8.
165- Ryan Patrovich (H) maj.dec. Sean Quinn, 16-4.
174- Alton Lucas (H) pinned Ryan Malloy, 4:15.
184- Ben Clymer (H) tech.fall. Peter Morano, 17-0.
197- Rob Piscitello (H) pinned Mark Wagner, 3:43.
285- Jordan Enck (H) tech.fall. Angelo D'Amico, 15-0.
Hofstra Coach, Tom Shifflet with some of his New York recruits : Ryan Patrovich, Lou Ruggirello, Alton Lucas, and Jonny Bonilla-Bowman.
Hofstra's Ryan
Patrovich single legs Wagner's Sean Quinn.
Jonny Bonilla-Bowman, Hofstra uses a single leg to takedown Larry Peotter, Wagner.
P.J. Gillespie of Hofstra follows Nick Dalcero of Wagner.
Hofstra's Lou Ruggirello works to turn Wagner's Nick Kreshecki.
Steve Bonanno, Hofstra, holds on to Jason Mandragena, Wagner.
Hofstra's All-American, Alton Lucas, upends Wagner's Ryan Malloy. Lucas won by fall at 174 pounds. The Pride is currently ranked 16th.