2019-20 Wrestling News

  • Clarizio Shines as Wrestling Places Fourth at Will Abele Invitational
    January 18, 2020
    COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. - Freshman Anthony Clarizio (Cedar Grove, N.J./Cedar Grove) captured the 141-pound title at the Will Abele Invitational on Saturday, leading The University of Scranton wrestling team to a fourth-place finish at the event which was held at Ursinus.
  • Wrestling’s Keegan Connelly Named University of Scranton Athlete of the Week
    January 13, 2020
    Senior Keegan Connelly (Schnecksville, Pa./Allentown Central Catholic) of The University of Scranton wrestling team continued his impressive season on the mat this past week, and for his efforts, he was named the Scranton Athlete of the Week for the period ending Jan. 12, 2020 on Monday.
  • Connelly, Oakes Take Three Bouts on Day to Lead Wrestling at North-South Duals
    January 11, 2020
    COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. - Senior Keegan Connelly (Schnecksville, Pa./Allentown Central Catholic) and freshman Jeremiah Oakes (Scranton, Pa./Scranton) won three bouts, apiece, in their respective weight classes. to lead The University of Scranton wrestling team at the 2020 North-South Duals held at Ursinus.
  • Wrestling Rolls in Long Center Return Over Hunter, 46-6
    January 08, 2020
    SCRANTON - Five members of The University of Scranton wrestling team recorded victories by pinfall, as the Royals easily got past Hunter on Wednesday in a dual match, 46-6, in Scranton’s first contest inside the John Long Center since November.
  • Wrestling’s Connelly, Oakes Take Part in Wilkes Open
    December 22, 2019
    WILKES-BARRE - Against a strong field on Sunday at the Wilkes Open, senior Keegan Connelly (Schnecksville, Pa./Allentown Central Catholic) and freshman Jeremiah Oakes (Scranton, Pa./Scranton) put together a pair of solid efforts in their respective weight classes on the afternoon for The University of Scranton wrestling team.
  • Murawski Takes Weight Class & Connelly Wins 100th Career Match for Wrestling at Bob Quade Open
    December 08, 2019
    HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. - It was a busy day for The University of Scranton wrestling team on Sunday at the Bob Quade Open held at Centenary University, with several individuals putting together outstanding performances.
  • Wrestling’s Keegan Connelly Named University of Scranton Athlete of the Week
    November 25, 2019
    Senior Keegan Connelly (Schnecksville, Pa./Allentown Central Catholic) of The University of Scranton wrestling team remained undefeated on the season in four dual matches this past week, and for his efforts, he was named the Scranton Athlete of the Week for the period ending Nov. 24, 2019, on Monday.
  • Connelly Goes 3-for-3 at Penn Tech Duals, as Wrestling Takes Two
    November 23, 2019
    WILLIAMSPORT - It was a solid day for The University of Scranton wrestling team on Saturday at the Penn Tech Duals, as the Royals knocked off two opponents, besting the host Penn Tech (22-15), York (Pa.) (25-16), before dropping a tough decision to Washington & Lee (22-18).
  • Wrestling Rallies Past East Stroudsburg at Home, 24-15
    November 20, 2019
    SCRANTON, Pa. - It was an impressive night for The University of Scranton wrestling team Wednesday inside the John Long Center against NCAA Division II member East Stroudsburg, as six Royals won bouts to take a 24-15 victory over the visiting Warriors.
  • Wrestling Knocks Off Gettysburg, Penn State Mont Alto at Green Terror Duals
    November 17, 2019
    WESTMINSTER, Md. - The University of Scranton wrestling team pulled out victories over Gettysburg (30-15) and Penn State Mont Alto (34-3) on Sunday at the 2019 Green Terror Duals, hosted by McDaniel.
  • Connelly Leads the Way, as Wrestling Goes Unbeaten to Capture 2019 Electric City Duals
    November 10, 2019
    SCRANTON - In his first action of the 2019-20 season, senior heavyweight Keegan Connelly (Schnecksville, Pa./Allentown Central Catholic) won four bouts to earn MVP honors, as The University of Scranton wrestling team captured the 2019 Electric City Duals on Sunday after going a perfect 4-0 on the day.
  • Wrestling's Jeremiah Oakes Named Scranton Athlete of the Week
    November 04, 2019
    Freshman Jeremiah Oakes (Scranton, Pa./Scranton) was quite impressive in his first collegiate event at the Brockport Open this past weekend, and for his efforts, he was named The University of Scranton Athlete of Week for the period ending Nov. 3, 2019.
  • Oakes Takes Individual Title, Leads Wrestling Team in Season Opener at Brockport Open
    November 02, 2019
    BROCKPORT, N.Y. - In his first collegiate event, freshman Jeremiah Oakes (Scranton, Pa./Scranton) made a name for himself on Saturday at the Brockport Open for The University of Scranton wrestling team, as he captured the 165-pound title at the event.
  • Wrestling Team Readies for Start of 2019-20 Season Saturday
    October 31, 2019
    After a highly successful 2018-19 campaign that saw The University of Scranton wrestling team win 11 matches and produce its first qualifier for the NCAA Division III National Championships in 12 years, the Royals will look to aim even higher this season, as the team begins their 2019-20 campaign on Saturday at the Brockport Open in Brockport, N.Y.
  • Wrestling Program to Host Wrestle-Offs Sunday in Long Center
    October 26, 2019
    As The University of Scranton wrestling program closes in on the start of their 2019-20 season, the program will host wrestle-offs inside the John Long Center on Sunday, Oct. 27 beginning at 1 p.m.
  • Wrestling Program to Host Preseason Meeting Sept. 3
    August 14, 2019
    The University of Scranton wrestling program will be hosting a 2019-20 preseason meeting to open the academic year on Tuesday, September 3 in room 151 of the John Long Center at 7 p.m. Any prospective student-athlete interested in joining the team are asked to attend the meeting.