Alumni Update: P.J. Tasser (Pitt)

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Pitt redshirt junior P.J. Tasser captured the 174-pound bracket title at the Franklin & Marshall Open in Lancaster, Pa.

Tasser, a Belle Vernon graduate, took home his first title of the season by besting Clarion's Steve Nelson in the finals by a 3-1 margin.

On his way to the championship match, Tasser earned a fall at 2:50 over UMBC's Mike Munno, a 12-4 major decision vs. Belmont's Joe Maumoynier and a 6-4 decision over Phil Bakuckas of Rutgers.