NEWPORT NEWS, VA-The Hampden-Sydney wrestling team competed in the Builder's Duals on Sunday. The short-handed Tigers fell 42-18 to VMI, 27-11 to JMU, and 46-9 to the Apprentice School.
Freshman Brian Swenson (Virginia Beach, VA/Princess Anne) collected wins by fall over JMU and VMI at the 133-pound weight class, while junior Will Griffin (Little Rock, AR/Episcopal Collegiate) also went undefeated with pins over the Apprentice School and VMI at the 167-pound weight class.
Sophomore Corey Leonard (Chester, VA/Thomas Dale) remains undefeated in his new weight class of 157-pounds, winning 12-5 over the Apprentice School and pinning VMI.
The Tigers conclude their season on Saturday, February 11 at the Southeast Wrestling Conference Tournament in Greensboro.