WVC WRESTLING ROUNDUP: Spartans Start Fast, Beat Patriots
At Valley West, the Spartans scored the first 34 points of their dual meet on the way to beating Pittston Area, 46-36, in Wyoming Valley Conference wrestling Saturday afternoon.
The Spartans (3-3) climbed back to .500 in Division 1 with a meet Wednesday against Berwick remaining in their conference schedule. They’re in fifth place and on the bubble for one of the division’s four District 2 duals berths. Crestwood (3-2) is fourth with matchups Tuesday at Dallas (4-1) and Wednesday versus Coughlin (4-2) to go.
Zander Remakus (113 pounds), Cadden Kucek (120), David Krokowski (132) and Jaylon Brunson (182) earned pins for Valley West, and Justin Hargrave (138) had a major decision.
Pittston Area (1-5) received pins from C.J. Demark (145), Nick Ridgley (152), A.J. Gorto (160) and Kyle Mlodzienski (195).
106: Ian Ratchford (VW) by fft. 113: Zander Remakus (VW) pinned Joii Phillips, 1:50. 120: Cadden Kucek (VW) pinned Justin Bryk, 2:31. 126: J.J. White (VW) by fft. 132: David Krokowski (VW) pinned Nathan Ridgley, 1:17. 138: Justin Hargrave (VW) maj. dec. Nico Solano, 12-3. 145: C.J. Demark (PA) pinned Matt Giza, 2:54. 152: Nick Ridgley (PA) pinned Trent Giza, 1:31. 160: A.J. Gorto (PA) pinned Cole Williams, :56. 170: John Morris (PA) pinned Jaden Swainbank, 1:58. 182: Jaylon Brunson (VW) pinned John Symons, 3:47. 195: Kyle Mlodzienski (PA) pinned Luis Rivera, :45. 220: David White (VW) by fft. 285: John DeLuca (PA) by fft.
Wyoming Area 45, Meyers 24
At Meyers on Friday night, the Warriors (1-2 Division 2) earned their first league victory of the season behind five pins from Robin Wrobleski (160 pounds), Vincent Bowers (182), Jaryn Polit-Moran (195), Kyle Emsley (120) and Vincenzo Giambra (138).
The Mohawks (0-3) collected four forfeited victories.
145: Connor Wrobleski (WA) by fft. 152: Tyler Martin (WA) dec. Nate Ayala, 8-4. 160: Robin Wrobleski (WA) pinned Savon Collins, :34. 170: Alex Stanicki (M) by fft. 182: Vincent Bowers (WA) pinned Carl Johnson, 3:42. 195: Jaryn Polit-Moran (WA) pinned Maleek Robinson, 5:04. 285: Omar Tlatenchi (M) by fft. 106: Kristopher Fronseca (M) by fft. 120: Kyle Emsley (WA) pinned Brando Abreu, 1:16. 126: Jason Carver (M) by fft. 132: Adam Sigman (WA) by fft. 138: Vincenzo Giambra (WA) pinned Andre Robinson, 2:32.