Saugerties, New Paltz, Red Hook, Wallkill win season openers
Red Hook, New Paltz, Wallkill and Saugerties all won their Section 9 wrestling season-opening matches Wednesday night.
New Paltz and Red Hook defeated the combined Eldred-Livingston Manor-Sullivan West squad. New Paltz won 45-27, while Red Hook was a 57-15 winner.
In other meets, Wallkill edged Valley Central 37-30, Saugerties downed Newburgh Free Academy 45-20, Kingston lost to Cornwall 45-28 and Chester swept Onteora and Rondout Valley. Red Hook & New Paltz win
Pins from Matt Morris (99 pounds), Vaughn Donovan (145), Mike Kenny (170) and Jeffrey Kiluba (182) plus a decision by Ryan Hobson at 195 led the Raiders in the meet at New Paltz.
Shane Gullikson (145), Jack Purcell (170) and Ben Cuppett (182) all posted decisions and Chris Hiesel won by fall at 138 in the Huguenots’ triumph.
Eldred senior 160-pounder Noah Curreri won twice, including a decision over New Paltz’s Pat Melanson for his 100th career victory. Red Hook 57, ELSW 15 99: Matt Morris (RH)) pinned Joey Curreri, 3:10 106: Wade Harris (RH) won by forfeit 113: no contest 120: Jeremiah Gabriel (RH) won by forfeit 126: Nanuk McBride (RH) won by forfeit 132: Nicholas Curreri (ELSW) pinned Noah Winchester, 1:52 138: Justin Torres (RH) won by forfeit 145: Vaughn Donovan (RH) pinned James DeAveiro, 5:03 152: Joe Decker (ELSW) dec. Tyler Benincasa, 11-5 160: Noah Curreri (ELSW) dec. Tristen Schiafo, 7-1 170: Mike Kenny (RH) pinned Nick Skinnier, :47 182: Jeffrey Kiluba (RH) pinned John Depaolo, 1:49 195: Ryan Hobson (RH) dec. Robert Lounsbury, 4-1 220: John Goodell (ELSW) dec. Chris Benincasa, 18-13 285: Josh Moore (RH) won by forfeit —— New Paltz 45, ELSW 27 99: Aidan Cuppett (NP) dec. Joey Curreri 106: no contest 113: Ethan Palanca (NP) won by forfeit 120: Nick Massaro (NP) won by forfeit 126: Chris Massaro (NP) won by forfeit 132: Nicholas Curreri (ELSW) dec, Tanner Dippel 138: Chris Hiesel (NP) won by pin 145: Shane Gullikson (NP) dec. James DeAveiro 152: Joe Decker (ELSW) dec. Brayan Duque 160: Noah Curreri (ELSW) dec. Pat Melanson 170: Jack Purcell (NP) dec. Nick Skinnier 182: Ben Cuppett (NP) dec. John Depaolo 195: Robert Lounsbury (ELSW) dec. Alex Knoblach 220: John Goodell (ELSW) dec. Devin Dixon 285: no contest Wallkill 37, Valley Central 30
At Wallkill, James Faison’s 19-4 technical fall over Gerald Ricciuto at 120 clinched the opening-night win for the Panthers.
The tight match featured nine decisions.
Andew Davis (126) also won by technical fall, Kyle Ripa (138) had a 6-4 win over Pasquale Satriano in overtime, Joseph Pushman (145) and Billy Kras (195) also had decisions and Michael Fekishazy (182) won by fall to lead Wallkill. 99: Derek Ellison (W) won by forfeit 106: Jacob Lyle (W) won by forfeit 113: Matthew Romano (VC) maj. dec. Avery Ellison, 8-0 120: James Faison (W) tech. fall over Gerald Ricciuto, 19-4 126: Andrew Davis (W) tech. fall over Gabriel Thompson, 16-1 132: Robert Satriano (VC) dec. Bradley Bonner, 4-2 OT 138: Kyle Ripa (W) dec. Pasquale Satriano, 6-4 OT 145: Joseph Pushman (W) dec. Raymond Napolitano, 5-1 152: Collin Cummings (VC) dec. Kraig Thomas, 7-0 160: Zachary Beam (VC) pinned Nick Jones, 1:14 170: Mark Ohanian (VC) dec. Brian Mascaro, 9-6 182: Michael Fekishazy (W) pinned Paul Vasquez, 5:56 195: Billy Kras (W) dec. Mark Crisfield, 3-0 220: Dakota Sota (VC) pinned Alfredo Mazariego, 5:30 285: Bryce Moore (VC) pinned Chase Hawkins, 1:23 Saugerties 45, Newburgh 20
At Newburgh, pins from James Heinlein (120), Jacob Piratzky (132), Graeme Knisell (160) and Matt Bucci (170) plus decisions by Aiden Gruen (126), Sam Spiers (138), Chris Richard (195), James Ball (220) and Peter Leser (285) paced Saugerties to their debut victory.
Leser provided the best match of the night with a 1-0 triumph over William McCartney. 99: Kristian Chauncey (S) won by forfeit 106: Greg Fischer (NFA) tech. fall over Colby Amell, 16-0 113: Lucas Fischer (NFA) dec. Dylan Amell, 11-5 120: James Heinlein (S) pinned Brandon DeLaRosa, 3:43 126: Aiden Gruen (S) dec. Dylan Dellatore, 5-0 132: Jacob Piratzky (S) pinned Michael Manzi, 1:44 138: Sam Spiers (S) dec. Aaron Ramos, 7-2 145: Robert Randall (NFA) dec. David Alexander, 8-5 152: Tyler Serafini (NFA) pinned Colden Staccio, 5:28 160: Graeme Knisell (S) pinned Conner Leggett. 5:12 170: Matt Bucci (S) pinned Derek Iorlano, 1:49 182: Maxx DeCapua (NFA) dec. Anthony Owen, 8-4 195: Chris Richard (S) dec. Diego Wilson, 14-12 220: James Ball (S) dec. Ryan McGuire, 5-0 285: Peter Leser (S) dec. William McCartney, 1-0 Cornwall 45, Kingston 28
At Kingston, the Tigers lost their opener to Cornwall as the Dragons scored five consecutive pins from 138 to 170 to clinch the win.
Javier Casteneda (126) won by pin, Nijee Noble (182) scored a major decision and Christian Francisco-Agostin (132) and Tyler Marzarago (195) each had decisions to lead Kingston., 99: Christian Prokosch (C) dec. Jacob Chenier, 7-2 106: Ryan Robles (K) won by forfeit 113: Noah Warneke (K) won by forfeit 120: Ryan Mayo (C) dec. Ryan Muller, 8-4 126: Javier Casteneda (K) pinned Ahmani Roman, 3:13 132: Christian Francisco-Agostin (K) dec. Alex Burns, 10-9 138: Dan Heffner (C) pinned Jacob Studt, 2:14 145: Steven Gazzillo (C) pinned Marquise Henry, 1:20 152: Anthony Lomoriello (C) pinned Jonathan Wright, 5:21 160: Thomas Cook (C) pinned Donte Oliver, 1:45 170: Steve Costello (C) pinned Cody Sweeney, 1:19 182: Nijee Noble (K) maj. dec. Will Leonard, 15-6 195: Tyler Marzarago (K) dec. Thomas Keller, 9-4 220: John Cassidy (C) dec. Hayden Barley, 4-0 285: Owen Astigarraga (C) pinned Najib Barak, 5:49 Chester 45, Onteora 36 Chester 48, Rondout 35
At Kyserike, Chester swept a double-dual by beating both Onteora and host Rondout Valley.
Pat Ross (106), Zach Chartrand (145), Dillon Ross (152) and John Paul Abreu (160) all won by fall to pace Onteora.
Nikko Walsh scored a technical fall at 99 and Timmy Pereira (106), Ian Houck (145), Hayden Baker (160) and Frank Ochoa-Cincotta (195) each had pins for Rondout. Chester 48, Rondout 35 99: Nikko walsh (RV) technical fall over Summer Conetta, 16-0 106: Timmy Pereira (RV) pinned Matthew Csernai, 2:26 113: Liam Bullock (C) pinned Omelyan Shuhan, :20 120: James Long (C) won by forfeit 126: Noah Riegelhaupt (C) won by forfeit 132: Steven Bradford (C) won by forfeit 138: no contest 145: Ian Houck (RV) pinned John Kennick, 1:16 152: Andrew Salerno (C) pinned Michael Anson, 6:13 160: Hayden Baker (RV) pinned Cole Greco, :23 170: Tyler Sooknanan (C) won by forfeit 182: Brody Harris (C) pinned Taeven Reece, 2:39 195: Frank Ochoa-Cincotta (RV) pinned Alex Upeslacis, 3:23 220: Dean Trevisano (C) pinned Connor Ingha, :23 285: William Sutherland (RV) won by forfeit Chester 45, Onteora 36 Chester Sr HS (CSH) 45.00 Onteora Sr HS (OSH) 36.00 99: Summer Conetta (C) pinned Robert Potter, 1:40 106: Pat Ross (O) pinned Matthew Csernai, 1:18 113: Liam Bullock (C) pinned Nick Ross, 3:07 120: Justin Quiles (C) pinned Grant Shiloh, :48 126: Nicholas Conetta (C) dec. Nate Rossm 7-3 132: Steven Bradford (C) pinned William Sanicola, 11-9 138: Javan Bresler (O) won by forfeit 145: Zach Chartrand (O) pinned John Kennick, :40 152: Dillon Ross (O) pinned Andrew Salerno, 2:45 160: John Paul Abreu (O) pinned Cole Greco, 5:52 170: Tyler Sooknanan (C) dec. Matt Shields, 7-3 182: Brody Harris (C) won by forfeit 195: Alex Upeslacis (C) won by forfeit 220: Dean Trevisano (C) won by forfeit 285: Angel Lemus (O) won by forfeit