Green Wave places second, Patriots fifth in Lexington
The Green Wave and Patriot wrestling teams fared well during the 2013 U.S. Military Duals held Jan. 4-5 at Lexington High School.
Summerville advanced to the championship match of the tournament, but had to settle for runner-up honors as it fell 38-23 to Lexington. The Green Wave went 3-0 in its pool, which also included White Knoll, Fort Mill and Carolina Forest.
Summerville’s Gavin Prkins went 6-0 during the tournament, notching four wins by pin fall and two by decision in the 126-pound weight class. He was named the Most Outstanding Wrestler for the light-weight classes (106-145).
Other Green Wave grapplers who won their match in the title match are James Sass (106), Chad Wood (152), Anthony Collins (160) and Kyle Sullivan (170).
Eastside defeated Beaufort in the third-place match and Fort Dorchester defeated Wando in the fifth-place match. West-Oak, White Knoll, Fort Mill and Dutch Fork rounded out the Top 10 for the tournament.
The Patriots went 2-1 in their pool, which also included Eastside, North Myrtle Beach and Irmo. Fort Dorchester defeated Wando by a 31-29 margin in its final match.
Notching wins for the Fort in the match were Trevour Johnson (126), Charles Washington (138), Logan Encarnacion (145), Cato Jenkins (160), Jacob Hutchinson (170), Joseph Hutchinson (182) and Quandre Chisolm (195).
1st Place Match: Lexington 38, Summerville 23
106 James Sass (Summerville) Fall Jared Elliott (Lexington)
113 Jackson Myers (Lexington) Major Justin Connelly (Summerville) 11-1
120 Andy Szalwinski (Lexington) Dec Tyler Fachko (Summerville) 5-4
126 Gavin Perkins (Summerville) Fall Alex Berg (Lexington)
132 Blake Risinger (Lexington) TF Marc Templeton (Summerville) 16-0
138 Brandon Shephard (Lexington) Major Daniel Smith (Summerville) 14-3
145 Walker Barfield (Lexington) Fall Robert English (Summerville)
152 Chad Wood (Summerville) Major Cole Simpson (Lexington) 14-6
160 Anthony Collins (Summerville) Major Alex Mayrides (Lexington) 11-2
170 Kyle Sullivan (Summerville) Dec Dacus Fenchel (Lexington) 4-0
182 Michael Manning (Lexington) Major Austin Walters (Summerville) 9-1
195 Andrew Carnes (Lexington) Dec Adam Blocker (Summerville) 7-3
220 Nate Meagher (Lexington) Fall Julian Gibbs (Summerville)
285 Joseph Perrota (Lexington) Dec Wesley Privette (Summerville) 11-6
5th Place Match: Fort Dorchester 31, Wando 29
106 Darren Scott (Wando) Dec Dominic Leonardi (Fort Dorchester) 3-2
113 Will Sutler (Wando) Dec Tyre Wright (Fort Dorchester) 1-0
120 Dakota Dahabi (Wando) Fall Devon Wernet (Fort Dorchester)
126 Trevour Johnson (Fort Dorchester) Fall Alex Cullen (Wando)
132 Benjamin Crutchfield (Wando) Dec Dallis Brown (Fort Dorchester) 2-1
138 Charles Washington (Fort Dorchester) Dec Geoffrey Eisner (Wando) 1-0
145 Logan Encarnacion (Fort Dorchester) Forfeit (Wando)
152 Joey Paragano (Wando) Fall Austin Ziliak (Fort Dorchester)
160 Cato Jenkins (Fort Dorchester) Dec Jonathon Egonut (Wando) 8-6
170 Jacob Hutchinson (Fort Dorchester) Fall Jeremy Petit (Wando)
182 Joseph Hutchinson (Fort Dorchester) Major Ryan Williams (Wando) 12-1
195 Quandre Chisolm (Fort Dorchester) Dec Brennan Medders (Wando) 3-1
220 Aaron Anderson-Roalfos (Wando) Fall Cody Meree (Fort Dorchester)
285 Hunter Allen (Wando) Dec Tyese McDonald (Fort Dorchester) 3-2