Dallas Tops Patriots
At Pittston Area, Dallas took control of the match and did not look back en route to a 48-20 win over the Patriots in WVC wrestling Thursday.
Liam Farrell, Nick Solinsky, Len Kelly, Steven Newell, Matt Ferrara and Taylor Bolesta all scored pins for Dallas (5-1 Division 1).
Kevin Robey was the only one to score a pin for Pittston Area (1-6 Division 1).
106: Kevin Robey (PA) dec. Kyle Langan, 6-0. 113: Joii Phillips (PA) by fft. 120: Liam Farrell (D) dec. Justin Bryk, 6-0. 126: Nathan Ridgley (PA) dec. Nathan Savignano, 5-0. 132: Ben Yanchick (D) dec. Nico Solano, 3-0. 138: No contest 145: Thaddeus Mead (D) dec. C.J. Demark, 3-0. 152: Nick Solinsky (D) dec. Nick Ridgley, 6-0. 160: A.J. Gorto (PA) dis. John Betzko, 3-0. 170: Len Kelley (D) dec. John Symons, 6-0. 182: Steven Newell (D) dec. John Morris, 6-0. 195: Matt Ferrara (D) dec. Kyle Mlodzienski, 6-0. 220: Taylor Bolesta (D) dec. John DeLuca, 6-0. 285: Shawn Henninger (D) by fft.
Southern Columbia 69, Lake-Lehman 3
At Southern Columbia, Zach Stuart’s decision at 126 pounds marked Lake-Lehman’s lone win as the Black Knights fell in a tough non-conference meet.
Southern Columbia, which finished second in the state at last year’s PIAA team championships, is once again on a roll this season. Returning state medalist Gaige Garcia was among 10 Tigers to win by fall.
Another returning PIAA medalist, Patrick Edmondson, narrowly edged the Knights’ Bob Long (132) in an 8-7 decision.
120: Garrett Krebs (SC) pinned Chandler Longstreth, 3:21. 126: Zach Stuart (L-L) dec. Ian Yoder, 9-5. 132: Patrick Edmondson (SC) dec. Bob Long, 8-7. 138: Michael Miner (SC) pinned Josh Bonomo, 2:16. 145: Gavin Garcia (SC) pinned Hunter Burke, 3:19. 152: Shane Miller (SC) dec. Jake Trumbower, 11-5. 160: Cade Linn (SC) pinned Connor Morgan, 1:08. 170: Brandon Gedman (SC) pinned Tim Schecterly, 0:37. 182: Tyler Waltman (SC) dec. Nick Zaboski, 6-0. 195: Gaige Garcia (SC) pinned Thomas Nalbone, 1:45. 220: Preston Zachman (SC) pinned T.J. Meehan, 2:38. 285: Lear Quinton (SC) pinned Cole Robbins Long, 1:03. 106: Brady Feese (SC) pinned Mason Konigus, 4:42. 113: Kole Biscoe (SC) pinned Jake Patla, 0:28.