NA Grapplers Dump Belle Vernon, 44-15
In a battle between two top 10 ranked teams, the North Allegheny Tigers toppled the Belle Vernon Leopards on Thursday night, 44-15. In the non-section meet, the Tigers outmuscled their worthy opponent for three falls and two major decisions en route to the victory.
At 126 pounds, Dom Forys claimed a fall over Mitchell Hartman and A.J. Boeh pinned Luke Durigon in 1:25 at 138 pounds. At 195 pounds, Zach Smith earned a quick pin over William Korber. Helping NA to the comfortable win, Will Baierl (132) earned an 11-3 major decision over Dylan Lundy and Jake Woodley (160) picked up an 18-7 major decision over Joshua Godzin.
North Allegheny improves to 3-0 overall with the win. Belle Vernon drops only their second meet of the season, falling to 5-2 on the year. The Tigers varsity squad will participate at the Manheim Invitational next weekend.
Wrestling Match Summary: NA vs. Belle Vernon
|106||Zack Stedeford (NA) SV Jacob Dunlop (BV)||6-4|
|113||Luke Landefeld (NA) dec. Tyler Seliga (BV)||7-3|
|120||Scotty Stossel (NA) dec. Brendan Hasson (BV)||8-1|
|126||Dom Forys (NA) pinned Mitchell Hartman (BV)||0:53|
|132||Will Baierl (NA) maj. dec. Dylan Lundy (BV)||11-3|
|138||A.J. Boeh (NA) pinned Luke Durigon (BV)||1:25|
|145||Richie Boeh (NA) dec. Cameron Evans (BV)||7-3|
|152||Derek Verkleeren (BV) pinned Drew Landefeld (NA)||5:03|
|160||Jake Woodley (NA) maj. dec. Joshua Godzin (BV)||18-7|
|170||Austin Bell (BV) dec. Colton Byerly (NA)||10-6|
|182||Clay Byerly (NA) dec. Milton Kobaly (BV)||10-7|
|195||Zach Smith (NA) pinned William Korber (BV)||0:48|
|220||Layne Skundrich (NA) dec. Patrick Mayernik (BV)||3-1|
|285||Austin Sluk (BV) pinned Mark Littlefield (NA)||3:06|