2017 National Champion Dan Del Gallo (149)

Del Gallo & Smith Finish North/South Duals Undefeated

Del Gallo & Smith Finish North/South Duals Undefeated

 

COLLEGEVILLE, Pa.  –  Seniors Peter Del Gallo (Gardiner, Maine) and Josh Smith (York, Maine) each posted impressive outing to highlight the University of Southern Maine Huskies' competition at the 2020 North-South Duals hosted by Ursinus College in Pennsylvania. 

Southern Maine defeated Penn College and Oneonta to finish the day at 2-2 and improve its dual meet record to 5-4 on the season.  USM dropped a narrow 23-19 decision in the opening round and bounced back with a 33-21 win over Penn College. In the third round, the Huskies fell to Shippensburg University 28-14 before closing the day with a 26-18 win over Oneonta. 

Del Gallo and Smith both went 4-0 on the day.  Del Gallo had a pair of wins by fall, a major decision and a win by decision to improve his individual record to 23-0.  Del Gallo is ranked no. 2 in the nation at 125 pounds.  

Continuing his impressive 2019-2020 campaign, Smith rumbled through his competition at 184 pounds with a pin, two major decisions and a win by decision. Ranked fourth in New Engand in his weight class, Smith's  four wins moves him to 20-4 on the season. 

 

Round One

Ursinus 23, Southern Maine 19

Wt.         Bout                                                                                                                      Running Score

125         Peter Del Gallo (SM) pinned Terry Adams (U)                                                                USM, 6-0

133         Jacob Garcia (SM) dec. Scott Weinkowitz (U), 9-4                                                          USM, 9-0

141         Kevin Moore (SM) dec. Brandon Miller (U), 10-3                                                             USM, 12-0

149         Sean Marchesano (U) tech fall Jeremy Sendrowski (SM), 18-3                                         USM, 12-5

157         Jake Faulk (U) pinned David Kurker (SM)                                                                     USM, 12-11

165         Alfred Cordetti (U) dec. Juan Vernaza (SM), 7-3                                                             Ursinus, 14-12

174         Ryan Fredette (SM) dec. Gary Nagle (U), 11-5                                                              USM, 15-14

184         Josh Smith (SM) major decision Kyle Schaeffer (U), 12-1                                                USM, 19-14

197         Malcolm Hunt (U) dec. Raul Gierbolini (SM) 706                                                             USM, 19-17

285         Ben Maack (U) pinned Jake Peavey (SM)                                                                     Ursinus, 23-19

 

 

Round Two

Southern Maine 33, Penn College 21

Wt.         Bout                                                                                                                       Running Score

125         Antoine Grace (SM) won by forfeit                                                                               USM, 6-0

133         Del Gallo (SM) pinned Ryan Bower (P)                                                                         USM, 12-0

141         Collin Jens  (P) dec. Moore (SM)  7-3                                                                           USM, 12-3

149         Jesse Walker (P) pinned Sendrowski (SM), 5:30                                                            USM, 12-9

157         Zac Thompson (SM) dec. Trevor Crowley (P), 3-2                                                          USM, 15-9

165         Dylan Gattis (P) pinned Justin Marshall (SM), 4:40                                                         T, 15-15

174         Fredette (SM) pinned Daniel Bergeron (P), 1:24                                                             USM, 21-15

184         Smith (SM) pinned Collin Brown (P), 5:30                                                                      USM, 27-15

197         Jared Mooney (P) pinned Sol Demers (SM), 2:24                                                           USM, 27-21

285         Peavey (SM) pinned Brandon Mcginley (P), 1:20                                                            USM, 33-21

 

Round Three

Shippensburg 28, Southern Maine 14

Wt.          Bout                                                                                                                      Running Score

125         Grace (SM) won by forfeit                                                                                          USM, 6-0

133         Del Gallo (SM) major dec Jake Downing (S)                                                                  USM, 10-0

141         Matt Milbrand (S) dec. Moore (SM), 3-2                                                                        USM, 10-3

149         Cole Rush (S) pinned Elijah Holbrook (SM)                                                                   USM, 10-9

157         Pat Duggan (S) major dec. Tyson Cram (SM), 15-7                                                        Shippensburg, 13-10

165         Drake Brenize (S) dec David Kurker (SM), 3-2                                                               Shippensburg, 16-10

174         John Bacher (S) pinned Ryan Fredette (SM)                                                                 Shippensburg, 22-10

184         Josh Smith (SM) major dec. Colton Babcock (S), 10-0                                                    Shippensburg, 22-14

197         Alexi Castro (S) dec. Demers (SM), 4-2                                                                        Shippensburg, 25-14

285         Derek Berbeirck (S) dec. Peavey (SM), 10-5                                                                 Shippensburg, 28-14

 

 

Round Four

Southern Maine 26, Oneonta 18                                                                                                

Wt.          Bout                                                                                                                      Running Score

125         Tyler Scala (O) major dec. Grace (SM), 16-7                                                                 Oneonta, 4-0

133         Del Gallo (SM) dec. AnDedrew Desousa (O), 12-6                                                         T, 3-3

141         Ahken Choo (0) tech fall Moore (SM), 15-0                                                                    Oneonta, 9-3

149         Holbrook (SM) win by disqualification Tyler Brazinski (O)                                                 T, 9-9

157         Thompson (SM) dec.  Nicholas Florin (O), 11-6                                                             USM, 12-9

165         Vernaza (SM) dec. Thomas Marrone (O), 5-3 OT (TB2)                                                   USM, 15-9

174         Gierbolini (SM) tech fall Kevin Jorgensen (O), 19-3                                                         USM, 20-9

184         Smith (SM) dec. Manzmen (O), 6-1                                                                             USM, 23-9              

197         Jhordyn Innocent (O) pinned Elijah Babb (SM)                                                               USM, 23-15

285         Jonathan Solorzano (O) dec Peavey (SM), 6-2                                                               USM, 23-18

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