Mat tradition continues: MVHS competes in Westlake TournamentMiller, Look lead Panther contingent in preseason event
Bath — In what has been a decades-long tradition, the Medomak Valley wrestling team again participated in the Westlake Tournament, a preseason event held annually in Bath, on Saturday, Dec. 1.
This year 19 teams participated in the event.
The team scores were: Noble of Berwick 163, Skowhegan 122, Mount Blue 96, Fryeburg Academy 94.5, Nokomis of Newport 66, Cony of Augusta 58, Bonny Eagle of Standish 56, Winslow 54, Gardiner 53.5, Morse of Bath 49, Mount Ararat 44, Maine Central Institute of Pittsfield 42, Medomak Valley 27, Brunswick 24, Lincoln Academy of Newcastle 19 and Wiscasset no score.
The individual results for the Panther mat athletes showed solid performances by the MVHS student-athletes in the event at Bath Middle School.
Leading the Panthers were Cyrill Miller (2nd at 182 pounds) and Dylan Look (4th at 220).
The individual Panther results, with Medomak Valley athletes listed first, were:
106 pounds — Rayanne Leach pinned Dustin Ivers, Maine Central Institute, at 0:41 of the first period; was pinned by Mark Zaccadelli, Lincoln Academy, at 0:35 of the first period; pinned Chandler Wieczorek, Gardiner, at 0:59 of the first period; and lost to Chantelle Miller, Cony, 12-7.
132 pounds — Riley McCollett was pinned by Julian Sirois, Skowhegan, at 1:56 of the third period.
138 pounds — Andrew Cronk was pinned by Tyler Bouchey, Bonny Eagle, at 1:15 of the second period.
145 pounds — Morgan Black was pinned by Hunter Day, Fryeburg Academy, at 0:35 of the first period.
152 pounds — Cortland Fischer was pinned to Logan Benedict, Cony, at 0:54 of the third period.
160 pounds — Nick Anderson was pinned by Robbie Martin, Bonny Eagle, at 0:36 of the first period.
170 pounds — Samantha Fowles was pinned by Eric West, Bonny Eagle, at 0:09 of the first period.
182 pounds — Miller beat Trevor Henschle, Fryeburg Academy, 5-0; beat Sean Turner, Bonny Eagle, 7-3; and was pinned by Jacob Guimond, Noble, at 1:43 of the third period. Miller finished second.
220 pounds — Look was pinned by Robert Worell, Noble, at 1:10 of the second period; pinned Angel Escalante, Fryeberg Academy, at 0:25 of the third period; pinned Jake Fraser, Cony, at 1:02 of the second period; and was pinned by Sean Cote, Winslow, at 0:58 of the first period. Look finished fourth.
285 pounds — Joe King was pinned by William Gunter, Mount Blue, at 0:24 of the first period; and was pinned by Jacob Zenga, Noble, at 0:17 of the first period.
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