Lincoln Academy and Medomak Valley wrestling teams competed in the Westlake Memorial Tournament in Bath on Saturday. Six wrestlers placed in the tournament, including Panthers Dylan Look (2nd), Cyril Miller (2nd), Stefan Nicholls (3rd), Brandon Holloway (4th) and Yannick Price-Prevot (4th), and Eagle Mark Zaccadelli (4th).
Weight classes have changed this season, not in the number of weight classes, but in the weight. New classes are 106, 113, 120, 126, 132, 138, 145, 152, 160, 170, 182, 195, 220, and 285.
Dylan Look (195) pinned Brandon Jusseaume (Mt.A) in 2:59, and pinned Cody Dular (Co) in 5:40 to advance to the championship round where he was pinned by Andrew Pineo (Sk) in 3:51 for second place.
Stefan Nicholls (132) pinned Zach Switzer (Win) in 29 seconds, lost to Felipe Gunter (Mt.A) in 2:34, and pinned Tanner Littlefield (MC) to advance to the consolation finals, where he pinned Kevin Moore (Mt.B) in 2:17 for third place.
Brandon Holloway (160) pinned Omar Harris (Hyde) in 40 seconds, lost an 8-3 decision to Zach Faulkner, pinned Fred Stearns (Co) in 29 seconds, then lost to Zach Faulkner (Mt.V) by fall in 3:57 for fourth place.
Yannick Price-Prevot (285) lost a 6-3 decision to Jacob McGowan (MCI), drew a bye, then beat Jacob Nicholls (Nok) by 5-3 decision. Price-Prevot lost to Aaron Lint (Win) by fall in 2:47 in the consolation finals for fourth place.
Ian Cochran (106) was pinned by Kyle Bonti (Mo) in 1:30 and by Dustin Chandler (BE) in 1:11. CeCe Luce (138) was pinned by Chris Paradis (Co) in 22 seconds in the pigtails. Joe King (220) was pinned by Pierce Knorr (Mt.A) in 24 seconds, and by Corey Lent (Mo) in 56 seconds.
Jimmy Benner (112) was pinned by Cory Allen (Mt.A) in 15 seconds and by Austin Wang (Hyde) in 14 seconds. Morgan Achorn (120) was pinned by Emory Hodson (Mt.A) in 40 seconds and was pinned by Dillon Pelletier (Win). Lucas Verrier was pinned by Max Kaplan (Hyde) in 2:28 in the pigtails. Miranda Achorn (132) lost her pigtail match to Tanner Littlefield by fall in 1:18. Martin Shott (152) was pinned by Cody Geroux (Co), pinned Aidi Dinoshi (Fr) and was pinned by Wyatt Thomson (Gar) in 4:31. Blake Hay lost a 3-0 decision to Elijiah McNeill (M0) in the pigtails. Emma Jones (170) was pinned by Brody Losier (Mon) in the pigtails. Nate Geoffrion (182) lost his pigtail match to Trevor Henschel (Fr) by a 7-0 decision. Chris Stebner (195) was pinned by Cody Dular (Co) in 21 seconds in the pigtails.
Also wrestling for the Eagles this season are Dylan Flint, Evan Jones, Keegan Dunican, Kathrine Cavalieri, Kenna Squiers, Hannah Cash, Adam Howard and Brandon Giddings.