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Wrestling: Section 1-AA Tournament Preview

Written by Ken Wunderley on .

The Section 1-AA Tournament will be held Saturday at Chartiers-Houston. Below is a breakdown of the top entries.

Returning Champions
113 - Seth Carr, South Fayette (Defending champ)
120 - Nathan Reckner, South Side Beaver (Three-time champ)
120 - Richie McGinnis, Chartiers-Houston (Two-time champ)
132 - Shane Gentry, South Side Beaver (Two-time champ)
132 - Stephen Kotouch, Burgettstown (Champ at 126 in 2012)
145 - Tanner Sutton, Chartiers-Houston (Three-time champ)
152 - Boe Bonzo, Freedom (18-3) (Champ at 119 in 2010, runner-up last two years)
160 - Connor Payne, South Side Beaver (Champ at 125 in 2011, runner-up last year)
160 - J.J. Walker, South Fayette (Champ at 152 in 2012)
170 - Michael Fetchet, South Fayette (Champ at 160 in 2012)
195 - Garrett Vulcano, Chartiers-Houston (Two-time champ)
220 - Tyler Cousins, Freedom (Champ at 195 in 2012)

Entries with 1 Loss
132 - Shane Gentry, South Side Beaver (29-1)
170 - Michael Fetchet, South Fayette (30-1)
220 - Jake Temple, Avella (28-1)

Top Seeds
106 - Austin McDermitt, Burgettstown (27-4)
113 - Seth Carr, South Fayette (27-3)
120 - Nathan Reckner, South Side Beaver (23-2)
126 - Greg Bulsak, South Park (24-7)
132 - Shane Gentry, South Side Beaver (29-1)
138 - Taylor Wentzel, South Park (17-4)
145 - Tanner Sutton, Chartiers-Houston (33-5)
152 - Boe Bonzo, Freedom (18-3)
160 - J.J. Walker, South Fayette (22-5)
170 - Michael Fetchet, South Fayette (30-1)
182 - Jimmy Saieva, Chartiers-Houston (16-16)
195 - Garrett Vulcano, Chartiers-Houston (34-2)
220 - Jake Temple, Avella (28-1)
285 - Rob Wolak, South Park (15-6)

Strongest Weight Class - 160 Pounds
(Top Five Seeds)
#1 J.J. Walker, South Fayette (22-5)
#2 Connor Payne, South Side Beaver (27-6)
#3 Matt Abbott, Burgettstown (20-10)  
#4 Aidan Talorico, Beaver (16-9)  
#5 Derek Hull, Chartiers-Houston (22-15)