Weinberger Claims Regional Wrestling Title
Also, Adam LaBrachio wins third.
Two Hillsborough wrestlers placed at the Section 5 regional wrestling tournament at Hunterdon Central High School, Saturday, according to NJ.com, including a first place title for Rhys Weinberger in the 145 lbs. bracket.
Weinberger entered the tournament as the top seed with an 18-1 record. He won a 2-1 decision over the Red Devils' Tim Higginson in the finals.
Adam LaBrachio (106 bs.) took third place in the tournament, according to Trackwrestling.com, after beating Bound Brook's Gonzalo Limenza 4-2 in the wrestlebacks, after he was beat by Gianni Calo, of Bridgewater-Raritan, 3-1.
Tyler Workman dropped his semi-final match in the 160 lbs bracket to Mike Fagg-Daves, Franklin, (9-3 decision), and in the wrestleback matches, lost a 5-2 decision to Kody Eichlin, from Delaware Valley.
Decisioned 8-4 (5) Louis Colonna, District 18-2nd; Montgomery, 28-9, (12)
|Rhys Weinberger (Hillsborough) def.
Tim Higginson (Hunterdon Central)