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Six area wrestlers earn Mountaineer titles

December 9, 2012
The Altoona Mirror

PHILIPSBURG - Six area wrestlers captured titles at the season-opening Mountaineer Tournament at the Philipsburg-Osceola gymnasium.

Philipsburg-Osceola's Chris Thompson (106), Brian Evans (126) and Dennis Lumadue (182) captured titles, as did Altoona's D.J. Hollingshead (132), Mante Barnes (220) and Austin Rosenberry (285).

The Mountain Lions were without star 138-pounder T.J. Brandt, who was taking a recruiting trip to West Point.

Moshannon Valley's Ryan Thomas (138), James Stodart (195) and Jake Ludwig (220) finished second, as did P-O's Jay Prentice (160) and Altoona's Markief Knode (170).

Central Dauphin East won the team title by 36.5 points, 189.5-153, over defending champion P-O. Altoona (143) was third, and Mo Valley (109) was seventh.

Team standings and key

1. CDE-Central Dauphin East 189.5; 2. PO-Philipsburg-Osceola 153; 3. A-Altoona 143; 4. S-Somerset 137; 5. NO-New Oxford 124; 6. C-Curwensville 113.5; 7. MV-Moshannon Valley 109; 8. JB-James Buchanan 80.5.

Championship Finals

106-C. Thompson, PO, pinned Radic, :18; 113-Laughman, NO, maj. dec. Foster, S, 8-0; 120-Trephan, CDE, dec. Mays, C, 3-1; 126-Evans, PO, dec. Wagner, S, 3-1; 132-Hollingshead, A, pinned Tucker, JB, 2:55; 138-Egolf, JB, pinned Thomas, MV, 2:37; 145-Hidalgo, CDE, dec. Laue, S, 5-3.

152-Glunt, JB, dec. Nguyen, CDE, 4-2 OT; 160-Lohr, S, dec. Prentice, 5-4; 170-Trephan, CDE, dec. Knode, A, 6-1; 182-Lumadue, PO, pinned Hoffman, NO, 2:24; 195-Nichelson, S, dec. Stodart, MV, 11-8; 220-Barnes, A, dec. Ludwig, MV, 3-2; 285-Rosenberry, A, dec. Reed, JB, 3-2.

Third-Place Finals

106-Bryan, A, pinned Rudisill, NO, 3:53; 113-Bressler, C, tech. fall Krupa, MV, 15-0, 2:20; 120-Jano, S, pinned Faith, JB, 1:57; 126-Fudalski, MV, pinned Porter, CDE, 1:56; 132-Bloom, MV, dec. Cavrich, CDE, 1-0; 138-Poust, NO, pinned Fabian, S, 3:14; 145-Millard, PO, dec. McKenzie, C, 8-3.

152-Hoff, NO, pinned Talley, S, 1:20; 160-Tibbens, C, pinned Mays, CDE, 1:45; 170-Wriglesworth, C, pinned Hunsaker, PO, 4:07; 182-Eller, S, dec. Kephart, A, 4-3; 195-Mancuso, CDE, pinned Buckrop, A, 3:44; 220-Gray, PO, pinned Bloom, C, :32; 285-Bunnell, MV, dec. Kephart, PO, 3-1.

Bulldogs finish second

CLAYSBURG - Claysburg-Kimmel finished second to Parkersburg, W. Va. in the Claysburg Pizza Tournament.

Parkersburg went 5-0, while C-K went 4-1. C-K beat Portage, 58-19, Tussey Mountain, 65-12, and Tyrone, 63-15, in Pool A. The Bulldogs beat Central, 45-28, and lost to Parkersburg, 68-12, in the round robin first through fourth round.

C-K's Joel Hammel, Tyler Elder and Jordie Musselman went 4-1.

Central went 3-2 and finished third. Central beat Penn Cambria, 42-36, and Mapletown, 60-18, and lost to Parkersburg, 60-15, in Pool B. The Scarlet Dragons lost to C-K and beat Tyrone, 48-27, in the next round.

Nick Hoenstine (134) and Kale Burkett (113) both went 5-0 on the day for the Scarlet Dragons, while teammate Jordan Quarello went 4-0 at 132 pounds.

Tyrone (1-4) finished fourth, while PC (3-2), Tussey Mountain (2-3), Portage (2-3) and Mapletown (0-5) finished fifth through eighth.

No other weight-by-weigh bout results were reported.

Central 42, Penn Cambria 36

145-Hoenstine, C, pinned Hogue, 3:45. 152-Driscoll, PC, pinned Shirey, 5:01. 160-Mock, C, pinned Hurley, 3:38. 170-Myers, PC, dec. B. Burkett, 6-4. 182-Wyland, PC, pinned Burda, 4:34. 195-Little, C, pinned Smith, :38. 220-Wilkerson, PC, won by forfeit.

285-Schlosser, PC, pinned Heuston, 1:10. 106-Joseph, C, won by forfeit. 113-K. Burket, C, won byh forfeit. 120-Ulery, C, pinned Stevens, :59. 126-A. Farabaugh, PC, won by forfeit. 132-Quarello, C, pinned D. Farabaugh, :50. 138-Eckenrode, PC, dec. Albright, 6-2.

Parkersburg, W.Va. 60, Central 15

152-Barrows, P, dec. Mock, 10-6. 160-Richards, P, won by forfeit. 170-Graham, P, dec. B. Burkett, 10-8. 182-Haught, P, pinned Burda, :52. 195-Lindahood, P, pinned Little, :42. 220-Riddle, P, won by forfeit. 285-Conley, P, pinned Heuston, 1:52.

106-Spears, P, pinned Joseph, 1:08. 113-K, Burkett, C, pinned Butcher, 3:48. 120-Johnson, P, pinned Ulery, 4:11. 126-West, P, won by forfeit. 132-Philipsburg, P, pinned Albright, 5:07. 138-Hoenstine, C, pinned Graham, 1:48. 145-Shirey, C, dec. Talafah, 5-3.

Central 60, Mapleton 18

160-Mock, C, won by forfeit. 170-B. Burkett, C, won by forfeit. 182-Burda, C, pinned Rhodes, 2:42. 195-Little, C, won by forfeit. 220-No match. 285-Brown, M, pinned Heuston, :58. 106-Joseph, C, won by forfeit.

113-K. Burkett, C, pinned Hixson, 2:30. 120-Riley, M, pinned Ulrey, :39. 126-Rimmel, M, won by forfeit. 132-Quarello, C, pinned Kumble, :38. 138-Albright, C, pinned Kencell, :18. 145-Hoenstine, C, pinned Rogers, 3:22. 152-Shirey, C, pinned Popemack, 1:58..

Claysburg-Kimmel 45, Central 28

170-B.Burkett, C, pinned Walters, 5:13. 182-Strayer, CK, pinned Burda, :48; 195-Elder, CK, pinned Little, :32. 220-O. Musselman, CK, won by forfeit. 285-Hammel, CK, pinned Heuston, 1:03. 106-J. Musselman, CK, pinned Joseph, 1:02. 113-K.Burkett, C, pinned Lafferty, 1:13.

120-Brown, CK, pinned Ulrey, :27. 126-Yoder, CK, won by forfeit. 132-Quarello, C, major dec. Claar, 17-4. 138-Albright, C, dec. Weyandt, 9-2. 145-Hoenstine, C, pinned Hypes, 3:41. 152-Brown, CK, dec. Shirey, 4-1. 160-Mock, C, dec. Hazim, 9-5.

Central 48, Tyrone 27

182-Beckwith, T, pinned Burda, :46. 195-Wunder, T, pinned Little, 1:43. 220-No match. 285-Walk, T, pinned Heuston, 2:21. 106-Joseph, C, won by forfeit. 113-K. Burkett, C, won by forfeit. 120-Snyder, T, dec. Ulery, 8-6 OT.

126-Schopp, T, won by forfeit. 132-Quarello, C, pinned McCloskey, :56. 138-Albright, C, pinned Hunter, :45. 145-Hoenstine, C, won by forfeit. 152-Shirey, C, won by forfeit. 160-Mock, C, won by forfeit. 170-B. Burkett, C, won by forfeit..

Central Cambria goes 3-2

BLAIRSVILLE - Central Cambria went 3-2 at the Blairsville Duals, beating West Shamokin, 60-15, Indiana, 49-22, and Glendale, 54-30, and losing to Marion Center, 42-30, and Derry, 46-30.

Freshmen Ian Ostrowski and Tommy Opdenhoff went 4-1.

Glendale went 2-3, beating Indiana, 54-27, and West Shamokin, 64-9, and losing Blairsville, 54-30, United, 45-35, and Central Cambria, 54-30.

Glendale's Jon Rojas went 5-0. Teammates Ray Carlheim, Jett Sacolic and Tommy Kovach went 4-1.


113-Wiles, MC, dec. Ostrowski, 5-1; 120-Opdenhoff, CC, won by forfeit; 126-Taylor, CC, won by forfeit; 132-Stewart, MC, pinned Makin, 1:40; 138-Heberling, MC, pinned Pennington, 1:29; 145-Bilonick, CC, pinned Prenni, 2:55; 152-Kozorosky, CC, won by forfeit.

160-Crook, MC, pinned Kline, :38; 170-Holley, MC, pinned Bowser, 3:46; 182-Brewer, MC, dec. Crow, 7-2; 195-Strong, MC, pinned Croft, 2:59; 220-Redd, MC, pinned Rickard, 1:50; 285-Polsky, MC, pinned Branick, :39; 106-No bout.


120-Opdenhoff, CC, won by forfeit; 126-Taylor, CC, won by forfeit; 132-Batisig, WS, pinned Jeffers, 5:59; 138-Bednar, CC, pinned Boyer, :31; 145-Berdomas, CC, won by forfeit; 152-Kozorosky, CC, won by forfeit; 160-Kline, CC, pinned Adamson, 4:42.

170-Glover, WS, pinned Bowser, 1:27; 182-Wirfel, CC, won by forfeit; 195-O'Farrell, CC, won by forfeit; 220-Wissinger, WS, dec. Howell, 6-3; 285-Baranick, CC, won by forfeit; 106-No bout; 113-Ostrowski, CC, pinned Lukehart, 1:47.


126-Stone, D, dec. Taylor, 4-3; 132-Willochell, D, pinned Makin, 1:58; 138-Pennington, CC, pinned Jellison, :58; 145-Bilonick, CC, pinned Baker, 5:51; 152-Dorazio, D, maj. dec. Kozorosky, 14-2; 160-Kelly, D, pinned Kline, 1:20; 170-Hajas, D, pinned Bowser, 3:48.

182-Crow, CC, won by forfeit; 195-Hoyman, D, pinned Croft, :16; 220-Medina, D, pinned Baranick, :34; 285-Rickard, CC, won by forfeit; 106-Ostrowski, CC, pinned Randall, 3:05; 113-Boring, C, won by forfeit; 120-Phillippi, D, dec. Opdenhoff, 6-0.


132-Makin, CC, won by forfeit; 138-Bednar, CC, pinned Simpson, 1:46; 145-D. Keith, I, pinned Pennington, 1:04; 152-Karlinsey, CC, dec. B. Keith, 4-0; 160-Kline, CC, pinned Cline, :53; 170-Bowser, CC, won by forfeit; 182-Orr, I, pinned Crow, 1:04.

195-O'Farrell, CC, won by forfeit; 220-Rickard, CC, won by forfeit; 285-Nothnagel, I, pinned Baranick, 3:11; 106-Ostrowski, CC, won by forfeit; 113-No bout; 120-Opdenhoff, CC, maj. dec. Turner, 13-1; 126-Long, I, maj. dec. Taylor, 13-4


138-Pennington, CC, pinned Jenkins, 1:58; 145-Bilonick, CC, pinned Martz, :59; 152-Kozorosky, CC, pinned Gates, 4:57; 160-Kline, CC, pinned Stewart, 1:40; 170-Johns, G, pinned Bowser, 3:18; 182-Crow, CC, pinned Hamilton, 3:46; 195-Croft, CC, pinned Foster, 1:59.

220-Pentland, G, pinned Rickard, 3:47; 285-Carlheim, G, pinned Baranick, 3:03; 106-Ostrowski, CC, pinned Kovach, :25; 113-Sacolic, G, won by forfeit; 120-Opdenhoff, CC, pinned Johnson, :42; 126-Taylor, CC, pinned Cherjpka, 1:14; 132-Rojas, G, pinned Makin, 2:52.

Records: Central Cambria (3-2)


113-Sacolic, G, pinned Napolitano, 1:59; 120-Johnson, G, won by forfeit; 126-Mowery, B, pinned Cheripka, 2:36l 132-Rojas, G, pinned Pecze, 2:56; 138-Tarr, B, pinned Jenkins, :29; 145-Palmer, B, pinned Martz, 1:33; 152-Doak, B, pinned Gates, 3:25.

160-Cavender, B, pinned Stewart, 1:03; 170-B. Thompson, B, pinned Johns, 1:18; 182-S. Thompson, B, pinned Hamilton, 1:43; 195-Tripodis, B, pinned Foster, 1:25; 220-White, B, pinned Pentland, 1:03; 285-Carlheim, G, pinned Kunkleman, :44; 106-Kovach, G, pinned Cunningham, 3:20.


120-Sacolic, G, won by forfeit; 126-Lowther, U, pinned Cheripka, 2:41; 132-Rojas, G, pinned Marsh, 2:27; 138-Ingalls, U, pinned Jenkins, 1;14; 145-T. Mack, U, pinned Martz, 1:02; 152-B. Mack, U, dec. Gates, 9-5; 160-Stewart, G, pinned Young, 1:50.

*170-Stahl, U, pinned Johns, 2:39; 182-Michaels, B, pinned Hamilton, 2:36; 195-Oliver, U, pinned Foster, 2:13; 220-Beitman, U, pinned Pentland, 1:54; 285-Carlheim, G, pinned Chero, :37; 106-Kovach, G, won by forfeit; 113-Johnson, G, won by forfeit.

*Glendale lost one team point for unsportsmanlike conduct after 171.


126-Long, I, pinned Cheripka, 1:35; 132-Rojas, G, won by disqualification over Simpson; 138-Jenkins, G, won by disqualification over Waryck; 145-Martz, G, won by forfeit; 152-Gates, G, pinned Keith, 1:33; 160-Cline, I, pinned Stewart, 1:51; 170-Johns, G, won by forfeit.

182-Orr, I, pinned Hamilton, 1:06; 195-Foster, G, won by forfeit; 220-Pentland, G, won by forfeit; 285-Nothnagle, I, pinned Carlheim, 1:27; 106-Kovach, G, won by foreit; 113-Johnson, G, won by forfeit; 120-Turner, I, dec. Sacolic, 3-1.


132-Jenkins, G, pinned Boyer, 5:45; 138-Bastistig, WS, dec. Martz, 8-5; 145-Hommer, G, won by forfeit; 152-Gates, G, won by forfeit; 160-Stewart, G, maj. dec. Adamson, 13-2; 170-Glover, WS, pinned Johns, 1:15; 182-Hamilton, G, won by forfeit.

195-Foster, G, won by forfeit; 220-Carlheim, G, pinned Wissinger, :47; 285-No bout; 106-Kovach, G, won by forfeit; 113-Sacolic, G, pinned Lukehart, :43; 120-Cheripka, G, won by forfeit; 126-Rojas, G, won by forfeit.

Records: Glendale (2-3).

Two Blue Devils take third

DAVIDSVILLE - Bellwood-Antis' Justin Grassmyer (113) and Jeremy Wilson (152) finished third at the Conemaugh Township Tournament, and Jaret Dicken (126) and Josh Wilson (132) finished fourth.

Jeremy Wilson had the best day for B-A, going 3-2. The Blue Devils, who were shorthanded without the football players, finished tied for last with Johnstown with 22 points. Mount Union won the team title by 34 points over Westmont Hilltop, 120-86.

Team standings and key

1. MU-Mount Union 120; 2. WH-Westmont Hilltop 86; 3. CT-Conemaugh Township 83; 4. WG-West Greene 78; 5. LV-Ligonier Valley 70; 6. BA-Bellwood-Antis and J-Johnstown 22.

Bellwood-Antis results

113-Grassmyer: pinned by Moist, MU, :26; pinned by Yost, WH, 4:23; 126-Dicken: pinned by Jo. Patrick, LV, 1:23; pinned by Zipf, WH, 2:43; pinned by Boozel, MU, 1:23; 132-Jo. Wilson: pinned by Aurand, MU, 1:37; teched by Bridge, CT, 17-1; dec. Mical, WH, 7-1; pinned by Blackmon, WG, 1:49; 145-Kerns: pinned by Walsh, WH, 1:32; maj. dec. by Long, MU, 16-3; dec. Gomez, J, 13-11; pinned by Smith, LV, 1:37; dec. Gomez, J, 6-3; 152-Je. Wilson: maj. dec. by Cahill, CT, 15-5; maj. dec. Hess, MU, 15-7; pinned Stahl, LV, 1:25; teched by Johnston, WG, 17-2; won by forfeit over Wray, WH; 160-Decker: pinned by Grosik, CT, 1:42; pinned by Croyle, LV, :50; pinned by Main, WG, :49; pinned by Schropp, WH, 2:37; pinned by Main, 1:01.

Manley wins JH?tourney

HUNTINGDON - The Altoona junior high team competed at the 18-team Huntingdon Tournament on Saturday, where the Mountain Lions finished in fourth place.

Mount Union won the event.

Altoona was led by C.J. Manley, who won the 95-pound title with a 3-0 record.

The Mountain Lions also had a second-place finish from Brendan McCaully, who went 2-1 at 75 pounds. Three Altoona wrestlers won their consolation bouts, including Hunter Hileman at 90 (3-1), Brinton Simington at 145 (3-1) and Mike Doucette at 185 (1-1).

Harper McClellan at 115 (2-2), Noah Leberfinger at 210 (1-1) and David Hess at 250 (0-2) finished fourth.

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