Brock wrestlers have strong results at XXI Torneo International Tournament

SASSARI, Italy – The Brock University men’s and women’s wrestling teams had a strong showing at the XXI Torneo International Tournament in Sassari, Italy. They took home a total of six medals with two silver and four bronze.
For the 5-time defending CIS National Champion women’s team, Emily Schaefer (63kg) and Olivia Di Bacco (69kg) captured bronze while Jillian Gallays (58kg) and Jessica Brouillette placed 5th overall. In the junior event, Shaefer also took home bronze at 59kg.
The 3-time defending CIS National Champion men’s team also had a strong tournament. Sam Jagas captured silver at 57kg while Jevon Balfour took home bronze at 74kg. Former Brock Athlete of the Year Nick Rowe placed fourth at 65kg in the senior event. Chance Mutuku (74kg) collected a silver medal in the junior event.
Jillian Gallays (58kg)
W 11-10 – BRA – JOISE SILVA
L 12-2 – RUS – CHUMIKOVA VERONIKA
L 2-0 – ROM – ZHYDACHEVSKA KATERYNA
Emily Schaefer (63kg)
W 11-0 KAZ – DYNBAY EVA MIRUERT
L 10-0 MGL – BAATARJAY SHOOVDOR
L 4-0 CAN – MORAIS LINDA
W 4-0 – ITA – BLANCA RODRIGUEZ LOPEZ
Emily Schaefer (59kg – Junior Event)
L 10-0 – RUS – KOTSAREVA MARIA
W 12-4 – ROM – CAIA MADALINA
Jessica Brouillette (63kg)
W 4-1 CAN – MOORES INDIRA
L 10-4 – CAN – GRAHAM BREANNE
Olivia Di Bacco (69kg)
L 6-3 – FRA – KOUMDA LARROQUE
W 10-0 FRA- LECARPENTIER PAULINE
Sam Jagas (57kg)
W 9-6 – CAN – MOER Alex
W 8-0 – ISR – POPOV, DANIEL
L 6-1 – ITA – DAVIDOVI GIVI
Nick Rowe (65kg)
W 13-2 – FRA – BORG ALEXANDER
L 5-5 – FRA – NICOLLE REMJ
L 20-4 – CAN – DE MARINIS VINCE
Jevon Balfour (74kg)
W 10-0 – CAN – MUTUKU CHANCE
L 5-4 – POL – SOKALSKI ANDREJ
W 10-0 – FRA – SEYCHELLE FLORENT
Chance Mutuku (74kg Junior)
W 11-0 – ISR – TZESARSKI DAN OR
W 10-0 FRA – DJAMALOV NAZIM
L 10-0 – CAN – MOORE ALEXSANDER