wrestling team won 11-of-14 matches Wednesday night in a 58-12 Duneland
Athletic Conference rout of Valparaiso.
“It was nice to
have our 14 varsity guys on the mat together for the first time,” Chesterton
coach Chris Joll said. “We were clearly more experienced than Valpo and knew
we had that advantage coming in.”
(170), Lucas Davison (182) and Andrew Davison (195) started the night off
with three victories by fall. Eli Pokorney (220) and Noah Kadish (285) added
to the run with forfeit victories.
completed the six match run of wins with a fall victory at 106.
sandwiched an 11-7 win at 120 pounds between two Valpo wins before Jack
Tolin’s fall victory at 132 pounds started another Trojan run.
won by fall at 138 and Troy Johnson beat Revin Jordan 11-1 at 145 pounds.
Diego Lemley’s 3-2 win over Michael Lichtenberger set the final score.
“We had some nice
performances from our younger kids that let us win some weights that could
have swung either way,” Joll said.
The Trojans return
to the mat on Saturday when they host the DAC Meet beginning at 9 a.m.
“It’s good to have
a meet like this heading into the DAC Meet,” Joll said.
170 -- Cade
Girgenti (C) fall Jacob Lemmon, 1:06. 182 -- Lucas Davison (C) fall Joseph
McIntyre, 3:48. 195 -- Andrew Davison (C) fall Patrick Olson, 1:26. 220 --
Eli Pokorney (C) FFW. 285 -- Noah Kadish (C) FFW. 106 -- Danny Tolin (C)
fall Jacob Krouse, :43. 113 -- Walton (V) dec. Ethan Mahaffey, 13-11 (OT).
120 -- Chris Merrill (C) dec. Jacob Bond, 11-7. 126 -- Ian Dembowski (V)
tech fall Nick Winland, 17-2. 132 -- Jack Tolin (C) fall Brad Rafferty,
3:19. 138 -- Stephen Biancardi (C) fall Brycen Nylin, 3:50. 145 -- Troy
Johnson (C) dec. Tevin Jordan, 11-1. 152 -- Greg Lichtenberger (V) dec. Ryne
Beckman, 11-3. 160 -- Diego Lemley (C) dec. Michael Lichtenberger, 3-2.