November 19, 2012

Wrestling - Justin Poirier, 165 Pounds, Freshman, Altoona, Wis.

Competing at the Augsburg Open on Saturday, Poirier won the 165-pound bronze division. He recorded three straight pins to win the title. Against UM-Duluth’s Connor Pariseau in the opening round, Poirier won by fall at 2:41 and then pinned another Duluth opponent, Ryan Silbernick, in 4:31 to advance to the championship match. To win the title, Poirier pinned Ivan Alvorez in 5:20.