George Baker (142 lbs.) Sal D' agostino (190 Ibs.) Want to keep up with breaking news? See the article in its original context from. Jim Corcoran was born in Sherbrooke, but went to high school and obtained his B.A. He suffered a serious knee injury and had to forfeit the championship match at 150 Ibs. Without a win at 118, Kip Smith's 4-3 victory for Harvard in the unlimited bracket was meaningless, except to make the final score close enough to remind everyone of the upset that might have been. But, to the delight of the partisan crowd, Bickelman shot in at the buzzer for a take down and a 7-6 triumph. from Bishop's University in 1973[4] In his free time Corcoran taught himself guitar. took on second-seeded Tom Bauer from Navy in his first match and lost a 7-6 squeaker. in Boston, Massachusetts in the late 1960s.The former seminarian returned to his native Quebec in 1970 with the idea to continue his studies at Bishop's University in Lennoxville before becoming a Latin professor. Bill Mulvihill (134 Ibs.) "The Yale coach and I have never agreed on many things, but after the match even he came up to me and said that it was a gift.". "We lost 118 on a bum call," he said afterwards. It is produced and recorded by Frank Opolko. Jim has 6 jobs listed on their profile. ), another superb Yale grappler, completely overpowered Harvard's Sal D'Agostino, 15-1, to clinch the Elis triumph. Born to an English-speaking family, Jim Corcoran has become one of Canada's most gifted Francophone songwriters. There are 300+ professionals named "Jim Corcoran", who use LinkedIn to exchange information, ideas, and opportunities. triumphed, 5-3, in a hard-fought match. In 1972, he formed the duo Jim et Bertrand with Bertrand Gosselin and they began performing in the Eastern Townships. 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Neal Brandel (190 lbs. View Jim Corcoran’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. [3] Corcoran received his B.A. Last Saturday, Yale warmed up by clobbering Penn, 43-4, the same Quaker team that had gone down to the last match with the Crimson before bowing out, 20-16. The weekend was also a disaster for Yale's Jim Bennett, the Ivy League's best wrestler and first NCAA champion in 16 years. During the 1970s, the group was associated with Quebec folk music. Yale was awarded six points for the default, cutting the Crimson lead to one. The former seminarian returned to his native Quebec in 1970 with the idea to continue his studies at Bishop's University in Lennoxville before becoming a Latin professor. View Jim Corcoran’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. Nevertheless, the referee awarded two points to Yale for a predicament, a call that left Lee in disbelief. Join Facebook to connect with Jim Corcoran and others you may know. Join Facebook to connect with Jim Corcoran and others you may know. Sal D' agostino (190 Ibs.) The Downtown Athletic Club's long-term financial troubles were heightened by the Sept. 11 attack on the World Trade Center, near the club. faced a Bulldog who was an unbelievably powerful-looking wrestler but who was, fortunately, rather unversed in technique. View the profiles of professionals named "Jim Corcoran" on LinkedIn. faced another Bulldog whom Harvard could have no realistic expectation of beating, and came away a 10-4 loser. 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The varsity wrestling team staggered to a 14th place finish over the weekend in the EIWA championships on the campus of Franklin and Marshall College. View the profiles of people named Jim Corcoran. As it turned out, only a questionable call prevented this game plan from working out perfectly. In a consolation contest, D' agostino had a 4-0 lead against an opponent he should have beaten but made a mistake and got pinned on a fireman's carry. in Boston, Massachusetts in the late 1960s. Director of Student Programs The Elis led, 16-10. He wrote music for Cirque du Soleil's productions KÀ, Quidam and Wintuk. lost to Marty Schwartz of Yale, who went on to finish second. In the rest of the lightweight matches, Harvard's hopes to build an early lead were fulfilled. TimesMachine is an exclusive benefit for home delivery and digital subscribers. Biography. Jim Corcoran was born in Sherbrooke, but went to high school and obtained his B.A. It is indeed a strange way to end the campaign for a team that came so close to a share of the Ivy League title. To sum it all up, Harvard's chances against Yale did not look good. David Heiser. But Yale smelled the victory and was not about to let it get away. PLUS: COLLEGE FOOTBALL; Yale Club to Hold Heisman Ceremony. Baker taught him a lesson on the way to a 17-8 superior decision. The winning points came when the Bulldog grappler tried a pinning move on Albert, who rolled through safely. Corcoran began a solo career in francophone music after the group disbanded in 1979. In the next match, it sent out Jim Bennett, the Ivy League's first NCAA champion in 16 years.