Aided by six match victories, the Ellwood City Wolverines wrestling team defeated New Castle 42-17 Tuesday evening during senior night.
Match victories by Jake Alberts, Tyler Baird, Donavan Chambers, Doug Balin, Braden Strohecker, and Austin Walley proved decisive in the Wolverines victory.
Ellwood City’s next match is against Fort Cherry on Wednesday at 6:00pm. The Wolverines will then head into the section and WPIAL tournament the following weekend (2/16/18-2-17-18).
Full results as follows:
Ellwood City Hs (ECH) 42.00 New Castle (NECA) 17.00
195: Angelo Agostinelli (ECH) over (NECA) (For.) 220: Quaeshawn Napier (NECA) over (ECH) (For.) 285: Micah Killion (NECA) over (ECH) (For.) 106: Double Forfeit 113: Double Forfeit 120: Jake Alberts (ECH) over Stone Miller (NECA) (Inj. [time]) 126: Dante Mangieri (NECA) over Matt King (ECH) (Fall 5:25) 132: Tyler Baird (ECH) over Isaac King (NECA) (Fall 0:45) 138: Double Forfeit 145: Donavan Chambers (ECH) over Gavin Joyce (NECA) (Fall 1:31) 152: Doug Balin (ECH) over Alex Kotch (NECA) (Fall 4:02) 160: Braden Strohecker (ECH) over Anthony Eckenroad (NECA) (Fall 1:18) 170: Double Forfeit 182: Austin Walley (ECH) over Logan Gibson (NECA) (Fall 1:31) (NECA Unsportsmanlike Conduct -1.00)