Wrestling: MAC Tournament Semifinal Pairings

Written by Ken Wunderley on .

West Allegheny holds a commanding 15-point lead after the first day of the Midwestern Athletic Conference Tournament, which is being held Jan. 4-5 at South Side Beaver.

The Indians accumulated 81 points and had nine wrestlers advance to the semifinals. Montour is second with 66 points and seven semifinalists. Defending team champion Hopewell is third with 61.5 points and six semifinalists.

106 Lbs:
Sal Desimone, Montour vs. Mason Shaefer, West Allegheny
Robert Bieshalt, Central Valley vs. Jason Ruffing, Moon

113 Lbs:
Dante Bizzari, West Allegheny vs. Chris Flynn, South Side Beaver
Mike Chambers, Ambridge vs. Carter MacMurdo, Ellwood City

120 Lbs:
Nathan Reckner, South Side Beaver vs. Travis Sonson, Hopewell
Ryan Cunningham, West Allegheny vs. Justin Mayberry, Laurel

126 Lbs:
Jake Braddock, Blackhawk vs. Richie Boeh, Mars
Kurt Kitzman, Freedom vs. Kevin Holman, Ambridge

132 Lbs:
Shane Gentry, South Side Beaver vs. Joe Wagner, West Allegheny
Ryan Soom, Laurel vs. Tyler Kim, Montour

138 Lbs:
Filippo Crivelli, Hopewell vs. Jake Yokel, West Allegheny
Koree Rodriguez, Central Valley vs. Ben Palermo, Beaver

145 Lbs:
Nate Hall, West Allegheny vs. Harley Peterson, Laurel
Travis Grando, Montour vs. Lane Ward, Freedom

152 Lbs:
Boe Bonzo, Freedom vs. Danny Santia, Hopewell
Shane King, Laurel vs. Curt Struwe, Beaver

160 Lbs:
Josh Bahr, West Allegheny vs. Aidan Talorico, Beaver
Brandon Gohn, Ambridge vs. Ryan McMahon, Mars

170 Lbs:
Dalton Rosta, Laurel vs. David Lyons, Montour
Damon Drositis, Hopewell vs. Connor Payne, South Side Beaver

182 Lbs:
Michael Tempalski, Hopewell vs. Colton Barth, Montour
Nathan Bair, Mars vs. Patrick Barcaskey, Moon

195 Lbs:
Brad Grinnen, Ellwood City vs. Vinnie Francis, Montour
Austin Bitzer, Mars vs. Elliott Baran, Ambridge

220 Lbs:
Cole Macek, Montour vs. K.C. Teyssier, West Allegheny
Johan Van Wyke, Mars vs. Tyler Cousins, Freedom

285 Lbs:
Damon Sims Jr., Hopewell vs. Sebastian Perez, Ambridge
Josh Stewart, Ellwood City vs. Shea Beaumount, West Allegheny