The second week of December proved a successful one for the Medomak Valley wrestling team after it trekked down Route 1 and up Route 17 for a pair of early-season meets on Wednesday, Dec. 13 and Saturday, Dec. 16.

The Panthers loaded onto the bus to return home from Winslow on Dec. 16 with a 3-1 record in four matches, as they bested Oceanside of Rockland/Thomaston 66-18, Mount View of Thorndike 54-18 and host Winslow 54-15, but fell to Camden Hills of Rockport 45-30.

On Dec. 13, the Panthers came back from Lincoln Academy of Newcastle with a 1-1 mark, as they defeated host Lincoln Academy 66-12 and fell to Morse of Bath 52-30.

The individual Medomak Valley results from the Dec. 16 meet, with Panthers (and their season records, pin totals included) listed first, were:

106 pounds — Josh MacDougal (5-4) pinned by Eric Andrews, CH, at 3:09; won by forfeit over Mount View and Winslow; and was pinned by Carter Fogarty, Ocean, at 3:26.

113 pounds — Marshall Sawyer (4-0) won by forfeit over Camden Hills and Mount View. Gavin Readinger (7-2, 2 pins) won by forfeit over Oceanside and Winslow.

120 pounds — Marshall Sawyer won by forfeit over Winslow and Oceanside.Gavin Readinger was pinned by Josh Saucier, CH, at 1:48; and pinned Morgan Fonger, MtV, at 0:52.

126 pounds — Riley Micklich (6-1, 5 pins) was pinned by Dawson Allen, CH, at 3:32; and pinned Nathan Taylor, Ocean, at 0:16. Colby Hyde (5-3, 3 pins) was pinned by Emma Fonger, MtV, at 0:56; and won by forfeit over Winslow.

132 pounds — Damien Henry (3-6, pin) won by forfeit over Oceanside. Emily Harris (4-2) was pinned by Nikita Perevalov, CH, at 0:30; and won by forfeit over Mount View and Winslow.

138 pounds — Emily Harris won by forfeit over Oceanside. Damien Henry was pinned by Ian Henderson, CH, at 0:32; was pinned by Zachary Ward, MtV, at 0:17; and won by forfeit over Winslow.

160 pounds — Eli Miller (7-2, 5 pins) pinned Jason Barnard, MtV, at 3:19; pinned Noah Carlson, Ocean, at 0:39; and won by forfeit over Winslow. Nolan Grubb (1-0, pin) pinned Caleb Hendrick, CH, in the second period.

170 pounds — Jake Gess (5-1, 4 pins) was pinned by Mathew Barnard, MtV, at 4:21; pinned Mike Yates, Ocean, at 2:40; and was pinned by Ely Yang, Win, at 4:41. Eli Miller won by forfeit over Camden Hills.

182 pounds — Elijah Lash (6-3, 2 pins) was pinned by Alex Vokey, CH, at 4:50; won by forfeit over Mount View and Oceanside; and was pinned by Ryan Fredette, Win, at 0:29.

195 pounds — Amos Hinkley (8-2, 3 pins) pinned Ken Dare, CH, at 0:47; won by forfeit over Mount View; pinned Cody Ward, Ocean, at 1:56; and won by forfeit over Winslow.

220 pounds — Erik Benner (9-1, 7 pins) pinned Justin Secotte, CH, at 0:34; won by forfeit over Oceanside; and lost to Alex Demers, Winslow. Jake White (7-2, 2 pins) won by forfeit over Mount View.

285 pounds — Jake White lost by decision to Ben MacWilliams of Camden Hills; and won by forfeit over Oceanside and Winslow. Erik Benner pinned Nate Fuller, MtV, at 2:57.

The individual Medomak Valley results from the Dec. 13 meet, with Panthers listed first, were:

106 pounds — Josh MacDougal won by forfeit over Morse and Lincoln Academy.

113 pounds — Gavin Readinger won by forfeit over Morse and Lincoln Academy.

120 pounds — Riley Micklich pinned Connor McNish, Mor; and won by forfeit over Lincoln Academy.

126 pounds — Colby Hyde was pinned by Benny Brewer, Mor, at 0:56; and pinned Addie Mullen, LA, at 1:03.

132 pounds — Emily Harris was pinned by Micailah Albutson, Mor; and won by forfeit from Lincoln Academy.

138 pounds — Damien Henry was pinned by Mason Savary, Mor; and pinned Dylan Soohey, LA, at 2:58.

160 pounds — Eli Miller lost by decision to Isaiah Cogswell, Mor; and pinned Dylan Soohey, LA, at 0:59.

170 pounds — Tyler Cox was pinned by Sam Strozier, Mor, at 1:44. Jake Gess pinned Isaac Knapp, LA, at 0:36.

182 pounds — Elijah Lash won by forfeit over Morse; and pinned Lucas Kelsey, LA, at 0:55.

195 pounds — Amos Hinkley was pinned by Ishan Myers, Mor; and pinned Stewart McNaughton, LA, at 0:43.

220 pounds — Erik Benner pinned Jayce Martin, Mor; and pinned Alex Murray, LA, at 1:17.

285 pounds — Jake White was pinned by Déja Douglas, Mor, at 3:15; and pinned Nick Popp, LA, at 1:15.

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