City League crowns wrestling champions
Saturday, February 19, 2022 | 10:16 PM
The Dragons had three champions — Mike Rosario (120 pounds), Elijah White (160) and Marcus Wahila (215) — as well as five runners-up and three third-place finishers. They also finished in first place in the team standings with 147 points.
Carrick, which won the City League team tournament last month, had four champions, four runners-up and a third-place finisher Saturday to finish second in the team standings (141 points). Claiming titles for Carrick were Matt Mars (106), Jaidon Jones (113), Ashton Smith (126) and Nick Knoblach (189).
Brashear’s Jermaine Williams earned the Outstanding Wrestling Award after winning the 152-pound weight class with a pair of pins in a total of 1 minute, 36 seconds. Heavyweight Rowere Calloway also won a title for the Bulls, who finished third (81) with six regional qualifiers.
City League qualifiers from Class 2A schools will compete in the Northwest Regional on March 4-5 at Sharon High School. Wrestlers from Class 3A schools who advanced will compete at the Northwest Regional at Altoona High School on March 4-5.
City League tournament
106: Matt Mars, Carrick, p. Jakari King, Allderdice, 0:38
113: Jaidon Jones, Carrick, p. Reese Thompson, Allderdice, 0:26
120: Mike Rosario, Allderdice, p. Steve Mrzlack, Carrick, 1:24
126: Ashton Smith, Carrick, p. Jacob Goldberg, Allderdice, 1:33
132: Santiago Bradbury, Westinghouse, p. Da’viere Logan, Perry
138: Christian Hawkins, Obama Academy, p. Arad Shahandeh, Allderdice, 1:53
145: Jai’von Bottoms, Obama Academy, d. Matt Rump, Carrick, 10-8
152: Jermaine Williams, Brasher, p. Dante Duncan, Obama Academy, 1:01
160: Elijah White, Allderdice, d. Caiden Kron, Carrick, 4-2
172: Mateo Bradbury, Westinghouse, inj. def. Malik Goniev, Allderdice
189: Nick Knoblach, Carrick, p. Shawn Soloman, Brashear, 1:25
215: Marcus Wahila, Allderdice, p. Marquese Howard, Perry
285: Rowere Calloway, Brashear, d. Rene Velasquez, Carrick
106: No bout
113: Cameron Suzensky, Obama Academy, p. Rafael Diaz, Brashear, 5:19
120: No bout
126: Khalil Collins, Obama Academy, wbf.
132: Mason Maxwell, Carrick, p. Zach Schmidtt, Allderdice, 1:22
138: No bout
145: Colin Cooley, Allderdice, p. Dameon Southard, Westinghouse, 3:53
152: Kaileb Wilkinson, Allderdice, m.d. Roman Lewis, Carrick, 14-6
160: Michael Woodson, Brashear, p. Hirai Shauda, Obama Academy, 2:28
172: Etienne Mahano, Brashear, d. Marco Gonzalez, Obama Academy, 8-6
189: Tom Paternoster, Allderdice, wbf.
215: Rio Moon, Brashear, wbf.
285: No bout
Bill Hartlep is the sports editor of the Tribune-Review. You can contact Bill at email@example.com or via Twitter @BHartlep_Trib.
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