Eph Wrestlers to Compete in New England Duals Sunday in Providence, RI




WILLIAMSTOWN, MA – Scott Honecker's Williams wrestling team has been seeded 8th in the 13-team New England Duals Meet slated to be held in the Rhode Island Convention center in Providence, RI on Sunday. 

The Ephs will meet NESCAC foe Trinity College in the first round. Back on december 7 the Ephs defeated the Trinity Bantams 25-19 in Hartford, Connecticut.

Five members of the Eph team are currently ranked in the top eight in the New England region.

First year Nasir Grissom who competes at 174 is the highest ranked Eph. Grissom is ranked third entering the weekend event.

Two Ephs are ranked fifth in their weight classes. Sophomore Joey Rossetti coming off an All-Tournament effort at the Budd Whitehill National Duals at Lycoming College last weekend is ranked fifth at 141 pounds. Senior Brendon Seyfried who competes at 157 is also ranked fifth.

Senior Ben Morton who wrestles at 133 is ranked sixth and junior Yo Akiyama is ranked seventh at 165 pounds.