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Broncs Host Harvard Saturday
LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ—The Rider wrestling team, ranked 24th in the nation, will host the Harvard Crimson Saturday for a dual meet. The start of the match will be 1pm.
The Broncs (6-2, 2-1 EWL) are coming off a 15th place finish at the prestigious Midlands Championships, led by 125 pound sophomore Robert Deutsch (Cherry Hill, NJ/Eastern Regional) and 197 pound junior Donald McNeil (Plainville, Mass./Wyoming Seminary).
Deutsch placed seventh at Midlands and is now 13-4 overall, 7-1 in dual meets and ranked 16th in the nation.
McNeil placed eighth at Midlands and is now 13-6 overall, 6-2 in duals.
Rider’s 165 pound senior Ramon Santiago (Sayreville, N.J./Sayreville), ranked 14th in the nation, will seek revenge after being upset by Devon Gobbo of Harvard at Midlands. Santiago is 10-5 overall, 6-2 in duals.
Rider’s 133 pound junior Chuck Zeisloft (Woodbury Heights, N.J./Gateway) won four of six matches at Midlands to improve to 11-8 overall.
Harvard placed 29th of 47 teams at Midlands and has yet to wrestle a dual meet this season. For Harvard, Eric Morris is 11-6 at 174, Tyler Grimaldi is 7-7 at 157 and Todd Preston is 7-5 at 141 and 149.
Rider is 0-2 all-time against Harvard. The Broncs lost 24-17 at Harvard last year and lost 22-15 to Harvard at Rutgers the year before.
If you can't make the match, all non-televised home matches can be seen in high definition on BroncVision as part of Rider's pay per view service powered by GoBroncs.com.
The audio will be simulcast on the video stream.