Wrestlers host Interschols, take third
At home on February 9, 2019 at 10:00 AM
Twelve Andover wrestlers placed in the top six as the Big Blue placed 3rd of 10 teams in the 2019 Class A Interschols at home on Saturday.
The Phillips Academy wrestling team turned in a strong performance in placing 3rd out of 10 teams in the Class A League tournament held at home on Saturday. Twelve wrestlers earned top-six place finishes, led by co-captains Eamon Garrity-Rokous (2nd at 152) and Pablo Sanchez (2nd at 182). Fast-improving Arnav Bhakta took 2nd at 106, with Vinny Marino, Ramphis Media and Nick Buhler all placing third. Jack O'Neil placed fourth, earning his third career Class A medal, and Matt Suri took fifth, for his second. Northfield-Mount Hermon topped Phillips Exeter for the team title. Eleven Andover wrestlers have qualified to compete in the New England Prep tournament next weekend at Greens Farms Academy in Connecticut.
106 Arnav Bhakta 2nd, 120 Matt Suri 5th, 126 Ellerman Mateo 5th, 132 Vinny Marino 3rd, 138 Gordon Paiva 5th, 145 Jack O’Neil 4th, 152 Eamon Garrity-Rokous 2nd, 160 Riggs McGrath 6th, 182 Pablo Sanchez 2nd, 195 Ramphis Medina 3rd, 220 Nick Buehler 3rd, 285 Calvin Yang 5th
Team scores (of 10 teams), 1.Northfield Mount Hermon 306.5, 2.Phillips Exeter Academy 259.5, 3.Phillips Academy 186
Further more detailed results.