Panthers hold own in Mid-Maine TournamentA first, four thirds, three fourths for Medomak Valley mat athletes
Pittsfield — The Medomak Valley wrestling squad earned a first, four thirds and three fourth places during the Mid-Maine Tournament Dec. 28. The event was hosted by Maine Central Institute.
Panther Cyrill Miller finished first in the 182-pound class.
The team scores were: Ellsworth 184, Morse of Bath 107, Maine Central Institute 89, Oceanside of Rockland/Thomaston 61, Medomak Valley "A" 59, Mount View of Thorndike "A" 52, Bucksport 51, Mount View "B" 13, Orono 8, John Bapst of Bangor 7.5, Medomak Valley "B" 4 and Ellsworth "B" no score.
The individual Medomak Valley results, with Panther grapplers listed first, were:
106 pounds — Rayanne Leach (7-7, 3 pins on the season) was pinned by Jonathan Robishaw, Ocean, at 0:31 of the first period; and lost to Noah Robidoux, Ells, 7-5 in overtime. Leach finished fourth.
113 pounds — Jared Overlock (0-2) lost to Harry Larrabee, Ells, 9-2. Overlock placed third.
120 pounds — Deagan Poland (4-6, 3 pins) lost by technical fall to Ryan Kiah, JB, 26-10; and was pinned by Dallas Ball, Ocean, at 0:54 of the first period.
132 pounds — Tim Jerome (0-1) was pinned by to Hunter Reed, Mor, at 0:54 of the first period. Jerome finished third.
138 pounds — Andrew Cronk (2-10) was pinned by Matt Wheeler, MtV, at 0:54 of the first period; and beat Morgan Black, Med, 7-4. Cronk finished third.
Black (3-9) was pinned by Connor Petros, Ells, at 0:13 of the first period; and lost to Cronk, Med, 7-4. Black finished fourth.
160 pounds — Nick Anderson (3-6, pin) was pinned by Tony Baudanza, Ocean, at 1:40 of the second period; was pinned by Gus McWilliams, MCI, at 1:46 of the second period.
170 pounds — Samantha Fowles (1-5) was pinned by Jake Poors, Ells, at 0:52 of the first period; and was pinned by Dakota Appleby, Bucks, at 0:16 of the first period. Fowles finished fourth.
182 pounds — Miller (17-1, 12 pins) pinned Vaughn Hitchcock, Ells, at 0:52 of the second period; and pinned Brody Losier, Mor, at 0:20 of the second period. Miller finished first.
220 pounds — Dylan Look (4-2, 2 pins) lost to Patrick Kidder, Ells, 12-3; pinned Jed McGowen, MCI, at 0:24 of the third period; and beat Job Mesaric, MtV, 10-6. Look finished third.
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