Alessandro Finishes Second at NCAA DII Nationals; Earned All American Honors
March 12, 2016
Seton Hill redshirt freshman Joseph Alessandro made history on Saturday night at the NCAA Division II National Championships in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Alessandro became the first Griffin to wrestle in a national final. Even though he came up short in the final match, falling 12-8 to Darren Wynn of McKendree, Alessandro earned All American honors in the 141 pound weight class with a second place finish. Its the highest finish for a Griffin wrestler at the national tournament.