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November 29, 2012

Saranac, Peru strong in wrestling openers

ELLENBURG — The Saranac wrestling team opened its Champlain Valley Athletic Conference season Wednesday with a strong performance in a 42-25 victory over Northern Adirondack.

Defending sectional champion Codie Gillette (138) got the Chiefs off to a good start with a major decision and Saranac went on to win 10 of the 15 matches.

James Black (152), Colby Staley (182) and Paul Herrea (220) won by pin for the Chiefs, while Gillette, Michael Charland (160), Nathan Wood (195), John Devins (99), Shawn LaGraves (105), Richard Armstrong (120) and Austin LaTulip (132) all picked up victories by decision.

Scott Guerin (285) and Tyler LaPoint (126) recorded pins for the Bobcats. Collin LaBombard (145) and Austin Trombley (113) won by decision and Justin Kellett (170) was a forfeit winner.

Saranac 42,  Northern Adirondack 25

138- Gillette (Sar) dec. S. Kellett, 11-3.

145- C. LaBombard (NAC) dec. Marcil, 1-0.

152- Black (Sar) pinned Bracy, 3:06.

160- Charland (Sar) dec. Riley, 14-3.

170- J. Kellett (NAC) won by forfeit.

182- Staley (Sar) pinned Knapp, 2:25.

195- Wood (Sar) dec. Lashway, 3-1, OT.

220- Herrea (Sar) pinned Page, 1:16.

285- Guerin (NAC) pinned Dubray, 3:30.

99- Devins (Sar) dec. R. LaPoint, 8-2.

106- LaGraves (Sar) dec. Dominic, 8-3.

113- Trombley (NAC) dec. Brooks, 14-1.

120- Armstrong (Sar) dec. Pombrio, 3-1.

126- T. LaPoint (NAC) pinned Rivera, 3:30.

132- LaTulip (Sar) dec. B. LaBombard, 11-1.

 

Peru 81, AuSable Valley 3

CLINTONVILLE — The defending league and sectional champions picked up where they left off last year.

Kyler Agoney (120), Jordan Bushey (145), Noah Phillips (152), Troy Seymour (170), Dustin Neyer (182), Taylor Avanzato (195) and Luke McKee (220) all won by fall for the Indians.

David Stickney (126) added a victory by decision for Peru, which also won six matches by forfeit.

The Patriots’ lone victory came at 285 pounds where Kenneth Rivers recorded a 7-0 decision.

Peru 81, AuSable Valley 3

99- Cosme (P) won by forfeit.

106- Hogan (P) won by forfeit.

113- Goddeau (P) won by forfeit.

120- Agoney (P) pinned Baker, 2:39.

126- Stickney (P) dec. Gainer, 5-1.

132- Forget (P) won by forfeit.

138- T. Phillips (P) won by forfeit.

145- Bushey (P) pinned Evans, :30.

152- N. Phillips (P) pinned S. Cumber, :25.

160- C. Feazelle (P) won by forfeit.

170- Seymour (P) pinned Simpson, 2:46.

182- Neyer (P) pinned Christensen, 1:43.

195- Avanzato (P) pinned Nichols, 1:20.

220- McKee (P) pinned Fuller, 3:21.

285- Rivers (AVC) dec. Ashline, 7-0.

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