High school wrestling

Oceanside athletes continue to battle tough against mat opponents

Small Mariner team looks for individual success from meet to meet
By Staff | Jan 07, 2018
Photo by: Ken Waltz Oceanside's James Dewalt, right, and Mount Blue's Jose Marquez in a 132-pound match on Jan. 3 in a high school wrestling meet in Rockland.

Rockland — The Oceanside wrestling team may be few in numbers, but each time the Mariners step on the mat they battle tooth and nail against opponents with many more athletes.

That again was the case on Wednesday, Jan. 3 when the Mariners hosted Mount View of Thorndike and Mount Blue of Farmington/Spruce Mountain of Jay in a midweek tri-meet.

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Watch video below.

Mount Blue defeated Oceanside 42-18, Mount View outlasted the Mariners 45-15 and Mount View bested Mount Blue 46-23.

The Mariners were back in action on Friday, Jan. 5 in a five-team meet hosted by Cony of Augusta, with Medomak Valley, Gardiner and Morse of Bath (results from those matches will appear later with this story).

The individual Oceanside results, with Mariners listed first, from the Jan. 3 meet included:

106 pounds — Carter Fogarty won by forfeit over Mount Blue/Spruce Mountain and Mount View.

113 pounds — Oceanside forfeited to Jagger Bullen, MtB/SM; and forfeited to Morgan Fonger, MtV.

120 pounds — Oceanside forfeited to Tucker Gallagher, MtB/SM; and Oceanside and Mount View had a double forfeit.

126 pounds — Oceanside forfeited to Hunter Nile, MtB/SM; and forfeited to Emma Fonger, MtV.

132 pounds — James Dewalt was pinned by Jose Marquez, MtB/SM; and won by forfeit over Mount View.

138 pounds — Oceanside and Mount Blue/Spruce Mountain had a double forfeit; and Oceanside forfeited to Zach Ward, MtV.

145 pounds — Alex Fogarty pinned Hayden Nile, MtB/SM; and lost to Mark Ward, MtV.

152 pounds — Wilhelmenia O'Brien was pinned by Adam Loewen, MtB/SM; and was pinned by Jason Barnard, MtV.

160 pounds — Oceanside forfeited to Tucker Nicholas, MtB/SM; and forfeited to Mike Cole, MtV.

170 pounds — Michael Yates pinned James Archer, MtB/SM; and beat Matthew Barnard, MtV.

182 pounds — Oceanside forfeited to John Howard, MtB/SM; and had a double forfeit with Mount View.

195 pounds — Oceanside and Mount Blue/Spruce Mountain had double forfeit; as did Oceanside and Mount View.

220 pounds — Oceanside and Mount Blue/Spruce Mountain had a double forfeit; and forfeited to Jason Ward, MtV.

285 pounds — Oceanside and Mount Blue/Spruce Mountain had a double forfeit; and forfeited to Nate Fuller, MtV.

In exhibitions, Carter Fogarty and Noah Carlson had two matches and Dewalt one for Oceanside.

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Mount View, Mount Blue at Oceanside wrestling
Oceanside hosts Mount View and Mount Blue on Jan. 3 in high school wrestling in Rockland. (Video by: Ken Waltz and Zack Miller)
As Oceanside cheerleaders form a a human tunnel, Carter Fogarty leads the Mariners into the gymnasium. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
As Oceanside cheerleaders form a a human tunnel, Carter Fogarty, left, James Dewalt, middle, and Alex Fogarty lead the Mariners into the gymnasium. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Alex Fogarty. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Nate Fogarty, still in his Oceanside seventh-grade basketball uniform from a game he played in previously that day, videos his brother, Carter, during a match. His other brother, Alex, also is a Mariner grappler. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Carter Fogarty, left, and Mount Blue's Jagger Bullen. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside cheerleaders on the edge of the mat. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's James Dewalt, right, and Mount Blue's Jose Marquez. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's James Dewalt, left, and Mount Blue's Jose Marquez. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's James Dewalt, right, and Mount Blue's Jose Marquez. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Alex Fogarty. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Alex Fogarty, left, and Mount Blue's Hayden Nile. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Wilhelmenia O'Brien. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Wilhelmenia O'Brien, left, and Mount Blue's Adam Loewen. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Michael Yates. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Michael Yates. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Michael Yates. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Michael Yates, right, and Mount Blue's James Archer. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Noah Carlson. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Noah Carlson. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Carter Fogarty, top, and Mount View's Morgan Fonger. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's James Dewalt, right, and Mount View's Emma Fonger. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's James Dewalt, right, and Mount View's Emma Fonger. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's James Dewalt, right, and Mount View's Emma Fonger. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Alex Fogarty, left, and Mount View's Mark Ward. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Alex Fogarty, left, and Mount View's Mark Ward. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Wilhelmenia O'Brien, top, and Mount View's Jason Barnard. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Noah Carlson, top, and Mount View's Mike Cole. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
Oceanside's Michael Yates, right, and Mount View's Matthew Barnard. (Photo by: Ken Waltz)
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