JHS Falls To Top-Ranked Clarence
CLARENCE – Clarence made easy work of Jamestown on the way to clinching yet another Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 title on Wednesday night.
The Red Devils, who finished 8-0 in league and are the No. 1 large school in Western New York, won all but three matches to secure a convincing 56-11 victory over visiting Jamestown (5-2).
Only Adam Gullo, at 145 pounds, Nick D’Angelo, at 106 pounds, and Kyle Liuzzo, at 120 pounds, were winners for the Red Raiders. Gullo decisioned Ryan Nicholas, 12-6; D’Angelo decisioned Tommy DiCostanzo, 7-1; and Liuzzo won by technical fall, 17-2, over Jack Welsh.
126: Austin Czaja (C) d. Cameron Weaver, 10-2
132: Brandon Glauber (C) p. Mark Conklin, 1:30.
138: Austin Krawczyk (C) d. Nolan Margaglio, 12-6
145: Adam Gullo (J) d. Ryan Nicholas, 12-6.
152: Nate Schwab (C) p. Mike Southwick, 2:36.
160: Pat Spoth (C) p. Brandon Whitacre, 2:33.
170: Jake Webber (C) p. Justice Miller, 2:31.
182: Ryan Schlager (C) d. Nate Somerton, 17-11.
195: Travis Greiner (C) p. Zach Ecklum, :59.
220: Nick Audino (C) d. Jacis Blake, 6-1.
285: Nate Ward (C) p. Sky Somerton, 1:47.
99: Dillan Arena (C) d. Dakota Lewis, 17-6.
106: Nick D’Angelo (J) d. Tommy DiCostanzo, 7-1.
113: Brendan Arena (C) d. Cody Risley, 6-2.
120: Kyle Liuzzo (J) tf. Jack Welsh, 17-2.
SINCLAIRVILLE – Despite forfeiting five matches, the Cassadaga Valley Cougars ended their regular season in winning fashion on Wednesday night, handing the visiting Franklinville Panthers a 41-35 defeat in Division 2 wrestling action.
Franklinville built a hefty lead early, 23-0, thanks to three forfeits by Cassadaga Valley and a technical fall by Devin Wesolek over Tyler Rendell at 120 pounds, but the Cougars came alive from there.
Starting with 138-pounder Billy Sischo, who won by major decision over David Wesolek, 18-7, the Cougars were the victors in each of the final seven contested matches to come away with the close victory.
Winning by fall during Cassadaga Valley’s string of victories were Zach Mower at 145 pounds (4:55), Nick Peterson at 170 pounds (2:09), Brandon Wise at 182 pounds (2:35) and Josh Atwell at 285 pounds (1:12.)
106: Double forfeit.
113: Butch Ruibal (F) by forfeit.
120: Devin Wesolek (F) tf. Tyler Rendell, 4:38.
126: Matt Bacher (F) by forfeit.
132: Nick Winter (F) by forfeit.
138: Billy Sischo (C) md. David Wesolek, 18-7.
145: Zach Mower (C) p. Shain Krzeminski, 4:55.
152: Eric Michaelis (F) by forfeit.
160: Tage Reuther (C) md. Charlie Furman, 8-0.
170: Nick Peterson (C) p. Denton Gilley, 2:09.
182: Brandon Wise (C) p. Carl Ratzel, 2:35.
195: Alex Mahnk (F) by forfeit.
220: Tyson Gugino (C) d. Dean Cole, 5-0.
285: Josh Atwell (C) p. Dillin Dash, 1:12.
99: Trent Merrill (C) by forfeit.