Raiders pin down GAR

The Blue Ridge wrestling team picked up a 33-18 victory over GAR in a home meet on Thursday after the Raiders traveled to Wyoming Area on Tuesday, facing a 46-24 loss.

On Thursday, Troy Maby had a technical fall victory and Zach Edwards won by major decision to lead Blue Ridge.

Against Wyoming Area, Blue Ridge was paced by pins from Lewis Esposito (160), Aaron Cook (106) and Ed Gorick (138).

Blue Ridge 33, GAR 18

106: Aaron Cook (BR) by forfeit. 113: Dave Austin (BR) by forfeit. 120: Anthony Luton (GAR) dec. Dalton Hogle, 3-0. 126: No contest. 132: Troy Maby (BR) tech. fall Devin Reese, 20-5. 138: Zach Edwards (BR) maj. dec. Joe O’Day, 9-0. 145: Mike Kelly (BR) by forfeit. 152: Storm Butts-Weaver (BR) by forfeit. 160: Jamal Taylor (GAR) dec. Lewis Esposito, 10-7. 170: No contest. 182: No contest. 195: No contest. 220: Zachary Faust (GAR) pinned Ryan Rogers, :44. 285: Elijah Gresham (GAR) pinned Evan Aldridge. 2:28.

Wyoming Area 46, Blue Ridge 24

145: Nick Heck (WA) dec. Zach Edwards, 5-1. 152: Gabe Valdez (WA) dec. Storm Butts-Weaver, 12-6. 160: Lewis Esposito (BR) pinned Nathan Somers, 4:51. 170: Zach Briggs (WA) by fft. 182: Jude Polit-Moran (WA) by fft. 195: No match. 220: Shawn Whiting (WA) pinned Nate Powers, 1:25. 285: Jeff Skursky (WA) pinned Evan Aldrich, :27. 106: Aaron Cook (BR) pinned Shaun Vasquez, 2:53. 113: Patrick Heck (WA) maj. dec. David Austin, 10-0. 120: Dalton Hogle (BR) by fft. 126: Carm Mauriello (WA) pinned Troy Maby, 3:12. 132: Andy Schutz (WA) pinned Patrick Kramer, :39. 138: Ed Gorick (BR) pinned Mark O’Malley, 5:48.


The Montrose Area wrestling team was handed a 54-24 loss from the Meyers Mohawks on the road on Wednesday night.

Nick Moore pinned Matthew Craig in 18 seconds at 220 pounds and John Shaffer pinned Kyle Krepich in 1:48 at 285 pounds in the loss.

Meyers 54,

Montrose 24

106: No match. 113: Dan Semanek (Mey) pinned Charles Robinson, 2:55. 120: Brandon Swift (Mon) by forfeit. 126: Jacob Hayes (Mon) by forfeit. 132: Kashif Alston (Mey) by forfeit. 138: Justin Elick (Mey) pinned Gary Parks, :34. 145: Gino Setta (Mey) pinned Jacob Blom, 1:56. 152: Johntae Nelson (Mey) pinned McCade Callaway, :46. 160: T.J. Cistrunk (Mey) by forfeit. 170: Terry Eyerman (Mey) by forfeit. 182: Miles Davis (Mey) by forfeit. 195: Ojanis Almonte (Mey) by forfeit. 220: Nick Moore (Mon) pinned Matthew Craig, :18. 285: John Shaffer (Mon) pinned Kyle Krepich, 1:48.