Rider Hall of Fame BIO
  •  Sport: Wrestling
  •  Date Inducted: February 2009         

    Scannell earned All-America honors as a junior in 2000, finishing eighth in the nation. He compiled 95 career wins and 39 losses. Scannell was the Rider male athlete of the Year in 2000. A three-time ECWA champion and an ECWA runner-up as a freshman, Scannell was 24-7 as a senior after beginning the season ranked sixth in the nation. He was 13-2 in duals and 5-0 in ECWA duals, he won the ECWA title to advance to Nationals. (0-2 at 2001 nationals). As a junior he was 26-13 overall, 12-4 in duals and 4-0 in ECWA duals. He was 24-7 as a sophomore, 12-3 in duals and 4-0 in ECWA. Scannell was named to the ECWA all-rookie team member as a freshman, finishing 21-12 overall, 12-5 in duals and 4-2 in ECWA.