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Saturday, February 21, 2009

MRHS Huskies Claim Third at District 21 Wrestling Meet

Matawan's wrestling team (08-09 seniors pictured at right) came in third at the NJSIAA District 21 meet on Saturday at Manalapan with a score of 104.5, according to an article at Asbury Park Press correspondent Steve Falk's blog called Hitting the Mats. Howell defeated Jackson Memorial, 205.5 to 188.5.
  • Antista beat Shaughnessy of Howell in 1:14 in the 135 weight class. Antista later pinned Baker of Jackson Memorial in the semi-final round.
  • Short defeated Skinner of St John Vianney in 3:12 in the 125 weight class. Short later lost in the semi-final round to Young of Jackson Memorial 6-2.
  • Long defeated Post of Freehold in 3:55 in the 145 weight class. Long was later defeated in the semi-final round by Wilton of Jackson Memorial 2-1 in OT.
  • Rivera beat Murphy of Jackson Memorial in the 189 weight class. Rivera was later pinned in the semi-final round by Melon of Howell.
  • Georgiano of Jackson Memorial defeated Hodge in OT in the 215 weight class 5-2. Hodge lost by major decision in the semi-final round to Davis of Freehold 15-3.
  • Howley beat Moschella of Holmdel in the heavyweight class 15-5. Kahle of Jackson Liberty pinned Howley in 5:07 in the semi-final round.

1 comment:

  1. Hats off to Coach Lasko. He turned that team into a shore conference powerhouse. Way different from when I was on the team with Andy back in the early 90's.