Lions get into Rd. 2 with win

From Mirror reports

HERSHEY — The District 5 champion Chestnut Ridge Lions advanced to the quarterfinals of the PIAA Class 2A team wrestling championships after knocking out WPIAL runner-up Derry Area, 43-18, at the Giant Center Thursday afternoon.

Ridge put a lock on the match, winning six consecutive bouts from 145 to 195. Austin Crouse (195) and Kai Burket (106) each picked up technical falls, while Justin McCoy (152), Levi Hobson (182), and Dalton Sease (285) were winners by fall.

The Lions will wrestle in the quarterfinals today against District 3 champion Boiling Springs, with the winner advancing the the semifinals to be held later tonight against the winner of District 9 champion Brookville and District 4 champion Southern Columbia.

In other opening-round action for an area team Thursday, Boiling Springs was a 36-25 winner over District 6 runner-up Huntingdon.

Brynen Kisiel (120) and Alex Mykut (195) won by fall for the Bearcats, while Landon Fisher (220) won by 9-1 major decision and Ryder Kocik (182) and Cody Bilger (106) won by deciscion.

Huntingdon will continue its quest for a medal today in round one of the consolation bracket against Derry Area.

The consolation round begins at 8 a.m. with the quarterfinals to follow at noon.


113–Holderbaum, CR, dec. Sabedra, 9-8, 120–Cymmerman, DA, Callihan, 7-2, 126–Broadway, DA, dec. S. Harbaugh, 3-1, 132–Baker, DA, dec. Brown, 5-3, 138–Stewart, DA, pinned Claycomb, 4:52, 145–Miller, CR, dec. Jellison, 3-2, 152–McCoy, CR, pinned Weinell, 0:40, 160–McGill, CR, winner by forfeit, 170–B. Harbaugh, CR, dec. G. Lenhart, 3-1, 182–Hobson, CR, pinned Hebenthal, 2:24, 195–Crouse, CR, tech. fall Smith, 16-0, 220–DeLuca, DA, dec. Knisely, 1-0, 285–Sease, CR, pinned Shawley, 2:43, 106–Burkett, CR, tech. fall McMullen, 17-2.


113–Mills, H, dec. Stafford, 7-6, 120–Kisiel, H, pinned Stauffer, 3:43, 126–Nester, BS, pinned Kramer, 0:31, 132–Coulston, BS, pinned Benson, 138–Shoop, BS, pinned Wagner, 2:51, 145–Myers, BS, pinned Baney, 1:24, 152–Karper, BS, dec. Bailey, 7-2, 160–Martin, BS, dec. Finkle, 9-3, 170–Kostyak, BS, dec. Knode, 8-2, 182–Kocik, H, dec. Tennyson, 10-7, 195–Mykut, H, pinned Geiling, 1:16, 220–Fisher, H, major dec. Taylor, 9-1, 285–James, BS, dec. Reed, 3-2, Bilger, H, dec. Mahoney, 4-2.


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