McCready, Simmers capture tourney titles

Scholastic wrestling

MORRISDALE — Hollidaysburg’s Mason McCready and Altoona’s Nate Simmers claimed titles at the 31-team Ultimate Warrior Tournament at West Branch High School in wrestling action on Saturday.

McCready won the 182-pound class with a 5-2 decision over West Branch’s Kyle Myers in the finals. Simmers was the 285-pound champ with a 2-1 decision over West Branch’s Jake Shaw in the finals.

Bald Eagle Area, with three individual champs, won the team event. Philipsburg-Osceola was sixth, and Moshannon Valley was 11th.

Finishing as runners-up were Hollidaysburg’s Nathan Swartz (138), Altoona’s Parker McClellan (220) and Moshannon Valley’s Alex Richner (126) and Jon Dale (160). P-O had Kyle Taylor (170) finish third and Brandon Anderson (195) and Jordan Smith (285) finish fourth.

KEY, TEAM STANDINGS

1 BEA–Bald Eagle Area 167.5; 2 MCO–Mifflin County 148.5; 3 SJ–St Joe’s Catholic 134; 4 WB–West Branch 120; 5 MU–Mount Union 118.5; 6 PO–Philipsburg-Osceola 115; 7 GL–Greater Latrobe 101.5; 7 RG–Ridgway 101.5; 9 BK–Brockway 101; 10 SH–Shippensburg 100; 11 MV–Moshannon Valley 95.5; 12 CL–Clearfield 95; 13 MCE–Marion Center 93; 14 W–Wilson 90; 15 HO–Hollidaysburg 89; 16 JU–Juniata 87; 17 AL–Altoona 81; 18 BD–Bradford 72.5; 19 JO–Johnsonburg 71; 20 BL–Blairsville 66.5; 20 LL–Lake Lehman 66.5; 22 TO–Towanda 61; 23 HI–Hickory 55.5; 24 AM–Ambridge 42.5; 25 GJ–Greater Johnstown 42; 25 RI–Richland 42; 27 U–United 40; 28 TY–Tyrone 32; 29 BE–Bentworth 29; 30 OV–Oswayo Valley 27; 31 BA–Bellwood-Antis 25.

SEMIFINALS

106–Amonn Ohl, SJ, pinned Cooper Gilham, BEA, 1:45. 106–Brady Sherback, GL, dec. Dominic Inzana, BK, 6-2. 113–Josh Boozel, MU, tech. fall Dylan Pesock, OV. 113–Christian Fisher, MCO, pinned Matt Sarbo, AL, 4:27. 120–Zack Witmer, SJ, won by flagrant misconduct over Elijah Bundro, W. 120–Dylan Ramsey, SH, dec. Matt Ryan, CL, 5-1. 126–Gabe Willochell, GL, pinned Malachi Duvall, SJ, 5:14. 126–Alex Richner, MV, dec. Bob Long, LL, 7-0. 132–Jacob Powers, SJ, pinned Mike Turner, MCE, 4:45. 132–Bryce Barclay, RG, dec. Tyler Thompson, BD, 3-1. 138–Seth Koleno, BEA, major dec. Charlie Beatty, MCE, 11-2. 138–Nathan Swartz, HO, dec. Lukas McClain, RG, 7-2. 145–Dillon Keane, BD, pinned Cole Ruffo, HI, 0:19. 145–Garett Rigg, BEA, dec. Logen McClain, RG, 4-2.

152–Gage McClenahan, BEA, major dec. Cooper Mosier, TO, 12-4. 152–Trey Kibe, MCO, dec. Tyler Wileman, JU, 6-4. 160–Derek Yingling, WB, dec. Jared Heister, JU, 3-1. 160–Jon Dale, MV, dec. Andrew Todaro, MU, 5-0. 170–Trent Hidlay, MCO, pinned Kyle Taylor, PO, 5:11. 170–Garrett Henigin, BL, dec. Eric Johnson, BK, 4-3. 182–Mason McCready, HO, major dec. Garrett Gabell, JU, 11-3. 182–Kyle Myers, WB, pinned Garrett McClintick, BK, 1:45. 195–Luke Mcgonigal, CL, pinned Brandon Anderson, PO, 4:17. 195–David Close, BEA, dec. Samuel Barber, GJ, 6-1. 220–Cole Forrester, SH, major dec. Jake Ryan, MU, 17-5. 220–Parker McClellan, AL, dec. Seth Johnson, TO, 12-6. 285–Jake Shaw, WB, dec. Kaleb Konigus, LL, 5-1. 285–Nate Simmers, AL, dec. Trae Kitko, MV, 3-2.

FINALS

106–Brady Sherback, GL, pinned Amonn Ohl, SJ, 5:28. 113–Josh Boozel, MU, dec. Christian Fisher, MCO, 6-2. 120–Zack Witmer, SJ, major dec. Dylan Ramsey, SH, 10-0. 126–Gabe Willochell, GL, dec. Alex Richner, MV, 6-0. 132–Jacob Powers, SJ, dec. Bryce Barclay, R, 3-1. 138–Seth Koleno, BEA, pinned Nathan Swartz, HO, 5:23. 145–Garett Rigg, BEA, dec. Dillon Keane, BD, 5-3. 152–Gage McClenahan, BEA, dec. Trey Kibe, MCO, 1-0. 160–Derek Yingling, WB, dec. Jon Dale, MV, 5-3. 170–Trent Hidlay, MCO, pinned Garrett Henigin, BL, 3:19. 182–Mason McCready, HO, dec. Kyle Myers, WB, 5-2. 195–Luke McGonigal, CL, pinned David Close, BEA, 2:42. 220–Cole Forrester, SH, dec. Parker McClellan, AL, 9-5. 285–Nate Simmers, AL, dec. Jake Shaw, WB, 2-1.

THIRD PLACE

106–Cooper Gilham, BEA, pinned Dominic Inzana, BK, 2:26. 113–Jeffrey Russell, SH, dec. Jack Bruce, BL, 11-7. 120–Anthony Glasl, BK, dec. Matt Ryan, CL, 4-2. 126–Malachi Duvall, SJ, pinned Bob Long, LL, 2:59. 132–Tyler Thompson, BD, major dec. Mike Turner, MCE, 12-1. 138–Lukas McClain, RG, dec. Charlie Beatty, MCE, 8-4. 145–Logen McClain, RG, pinned Cole Ruffo, HI, 4:15. 152–Tyler Wileman, JU, major dec. Cooper Mosier, TO, 10-1. 160–Andrew Todaro, MU, dec. Jared Heister, JU, 1-0. 170–Kyle Taylor, PO, pinned Eric Johnson, BK, 4:20. 182–Garrett Gabel, JU, pinned Garrett Mcclintick, BK, 3:57. 195–Samuel Barber, GJ, dec. Brandon Anderson, PO, 5-2. 220–Jake Ryan, MU, dec. Seth Johnson, TO, 7-6. 285–Carlton Haselrig, GJ, dec. Jordan Smith, PO, 6-2

FIFTH PLACE

106–Hunter Walk, TY, pinned Nathan Graham, WB, 0:52. 113–Matt Sarbo, AL, major dec. Dylan Pesock, OV, 14-1. 126–Logan Wise, MCO, dec. Cody Dively, HO, 3-0. 132–Daniel Yetsick, AM, pinned Devon Norlin, JO, 2:44. 138–Tyler Feltman, JU, pinned Hunter Burke, LL, 3:38. 145–Evan Courts, SJ, major dec. Logan Zitterbart, GL, 13-3. 152–Jake Zimmerman, JO, dec. Haden Boutiller, AL, 2-1. 160–Hunter Wright, CL, dec. Derek Sunafrank, BD, 4-0. 170–Isaac Zimmerman, JO, major dec. Cayden Trimmer, W, 12-0. 182–John Vargo, BE, dec. Carmen Gett, MCE, 6-3. 195–Levi Hockenberry, MU, dec. Gus Dellinger, HO, 4-1. 220–Kolby Flank, W, default Josh Hubler, PO. 285–Trae Kitko, MV, pinned Kaleb Konigus, LL, 4:41.

SEVENTH PLACE

106–Hunter Armstrong, MCE, pinned Bryce Beatty, MU, 2:12. 113–Marino Angelicchio, GL, dec. Garrett Giedroc, BEA, 3-1. 120–Kyle Bush, RG, dec. Derek Burk, MCO, 5-0. 126–Hunter Weitoish, PO, dec. Dalton Stahli, JO, 4-2. 132–Dustin Hunera, W, dec. Aidan Thompson, HI, 8-4. 138–Santino Inzana, BK, dec. Zavery Lesher, W, 2-1. 145–Cole Casilio, JO, dec. Anthony Micci, W, 4-3. 152–Jon Fischer, W, default Caleb Freeland, CL. 160–Jacob Sabol, RC, pinned Aaron Kriley, BL, 3:52. 170–Josh Cantolina, WB, dec. Logan George, U, 1-0. 182–Dylan Bisel, BEA, dec. Jacob Krepps, MCO, 2-1. 195–Riley Miller, U, pinned T.J. Meehan, LL, 1:39. 220–Kross Todaro, MCO, dec. Nathan McDonald, MV, 7-5. 285–Tyler Cover, MCE, pinned Evan Pellegrine, BA, 1:16.

Altoona juniors third

JERSEY SHORE — Altoona finished in third place in the eight-team Big 7 Junior High Wrestling Tournament.

Central Mountain won with 287 points, followed by State College with 236 and Altoona with 187. Hollidaysburg was seventh.

Three Altoona wrestlers were crowned champs — Jordan Carlucci at 90 pounds, Raymond Boose at 210 and Trevor Manley at 250.

ALTOONA PLACEWINNERS

FIRST: 90–Jordan Carlucci; 210–Raymond Boose; 250–Trevor Manley. SECOND: 105–Luke Hileman. THIRD: 110–George Boutiller; 185–T.J. Taylor. FOURTH: 75–Patryck Webster; 85–Braden Gray; 115–Graham Black; 122–Thomas Williams 122; 165–Josh Keirn. FIFTH: 138–Alexander Yost.

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