Brock grapplers crowd the junior podium


Brock Wrestling Club members won eight podium position in the junior competition at the recent 2012 Canadian Wrestling Championships held at Brock University in St. Catharines.

And Brock’s Nick Rowe was named the Men’s Most Outstanding Wrestler and placed first in the 60kg class.

In the women’s 55kg division, Liisa Wainman was the gold medal winner. Rittney Gearing placed third in the 63kg class with Olivia DiBacco taking silver in the 67kg division.

On the men’s side, Zack Falcioni won silver in the 55kg class while Marcus Bennett was second in the 66kg group. Taking second and third respectively in the 74kg class were Jason Brenton and Mattrix Ferreira.

Hamilton Wrestling Club member Chris Garneau was third in the 66kg division.