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Three locals clinch District 31 wrestling championships

Vineland High School's Joshua Pineda and Steven Bergamo, and Millville's Ed Shockley each won titles by decision at the District 31 wrestling championships at Delsea Regional on Saturday.

Shockley (29-2) scored two pins to get to the 195-pound final, and decisioned Isaiah Coppage of Penns Grove 3-1 in the championship. Shockley pinned Vineland's Benjamin Henderson in 1 minute, 1 second in the semifinals.

Pineda (22-3) edged Patrick Higgins of Woodstown 2-1 in the 106-pound title match. Pineda scored an 8-0 major decision over Trent Tutko of Kingsway Regional in a semifinal.

Bergamo (14-2) took the 113-pound crown with a 5-2 decision over Tom Carney of Delsea. In his semifinal, Bergamo pinned Joham Garcia of Millville in 1:28.


at Delsea Regional


106: Joshua Pineda, Vineland, d. Patrick Higgins, Woodstown, 2-1.

113: Steven Bergamo, Vineland, d. Tom Carney, Delsea Reg., 5-2.

126: Stewart Richardson, Schalick, d. Zachary Nealis, Vineland, 7-2.

145: Patrick McCurdy, Woodstown, d. Rico Rivera, Millville, 8-2.

182: Billy Leone, Kingsway Reg., d. Tiawahn Cosby, Vineland, 13-6.

195: Ed Shockley, Millville, d. Isaiah Coppage, Penns Grove, 3-1.


113: Will Weber, Pennsville, d. Joham Garcia, Millville, 9-6.

120: Daniel DeTetta, Vineland, d. Jacob Samuels, Pennsville, 9-5.

138: Tayron Davis, Vineland, d. David McCullough, Kingsway Reg., 3-0.

160: Jose Soto, Millville, p. Carl Hitzelberger, Schalick, 1:40.

170: Steffen Rodriguez, Vineland, d. Joe Pyfer, Schalick, 8-5.

182: Victor Defrance, Delsea Reg., d. Javier Colon-Rivera, Millville, 8-2.

195: Benjamin Henderson, Vineland, d. Connor Champion, Woodstown, 6-0.

220: Obie Kali, Millville, p. Jose Matteo, Vineland, 1:19.

285: Ronald Ippolite, Kingsway Reg., d. Fred DeMary, Millville, 3-2.


106: Joshua Pineda, Vineland, md. Trent Tutko, Kingsway Reg., 8-0.

113: Steven Bergamo, Vineland, p. Joham Garcia, Millville, 1:28.

120: Darrian Brooks, Penns Grove, d Daniel DeTetta, Vineland, 7-4.

126: Zachary Nealis, Vineland, d. Charlie McLaughlin, Kingsway Reg., 11-7.

138: Deon Henry, Schalick, d. Tayron Davis, Vineland, 6-4.

145: Rico Rivera, Millville, d. Adrian Feliciano, Pennsville, 5-2.

160: David Gresk, Delsea Reg., p. Jose Soto, Millville, :54.

170: Nick Elmer, Penns Grove, d. Steffen Rodriguez, Vineland, 5-4.

182: Billy Leone, Kingsway Reg., p. Javier Colon-Rivera, Millville, :41; Tiawahn Cosby, Vineland, p. Victor Defrance, Delsea Reg., 1:37.

195: Ed Shockley, Millville, p. Benjamin Henderson, Vineland, 1:01.

220: Bryan Dobzanski, Delsea Reg., tf. Jose Matteo, Vineland, 16-0; Cylas Dorety, Woodstown, d. Obie Kali, Millville, 3-1.

285: Greg Halikman, Delsea Reg., d. Fred DeMary, Millville, 6-4 OT.