Binghamton, NY - The Hofstra Pride Wrestling team picked up a third number one seed as the 2012 Colonial Athletic Association Wrestling Championship brackets were announced Friday night following the coaches' seeding meeting.


Hofstra sophomore Luke Vaith became the third Pride wrestler to earn a one seed after being pre-seeded second at 141 pounds. Vaith joins other number one Pride seeds junior Steve Bonanno at 125 pounds and senior Ben Clymer at 184 pounds. Junior Justin Accordino at 149 pounds and senior P.J. Gillespie at 165 pounds remain number two seeds while sophomore Jamie Franco at 133 remains the third seed. Juniors Tyler Banks at 157 and Paul Snyder at 285 remained the fourth seeds in their respective weight classes.


The 2012 CAA Wrestling Championships begins Saturday morning at 10 a.m. at the Binghamton University Event Center. Championship brackets can be found above.