BRISTOL, R.I. – Sophomore Tristan Stetson of the Wesleyan University wrestling team won the 133-pound title at the New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) Futures Tournament hosted by Roger Williams University on Sunday.
The Cardinals finished eighth overall in the 12-team field with 29.5 points. Johnson & Wales won the tournament with 162 points, followed by WPI with 103.5 and Roger Williams with 81. Rounding out the top-five were Springfield (76) and Castleton (68.5).
Stetson was excellent as he went 4-0 with two pins. In the title match, he defeated Chris Caban of Johnson & Wales by a 13-3 major decision.
The Cardinals return to action this weekend and will compete in the two-day Northeast Regional Championships at WPI on Saturday, Feb. 24 and Sunday, Feb. 25.