Hammonton High School's Phil Bakuckas lost in the 160-pound state individual wrestling final on Sunday at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.

Bakuckas let a 3-0 lead over Johnny Sebastian of Bergen Catholic slip away in the final 30 seconds of the match.

It was Bakuckas' first loss of the season. He finishes at 41-1.

Lacey Township's Lex Knapp also suffered his first loss of the season in the finals when he lost 7-2 to Brandon Hull of Phillipsburg. Knapp finished the season at 42-1.

Check back later for more results from the tournament.


145: Alexander Richardson (St. Peter's Prep) p. Ken Theobold (Toms River South), :54

152: Raamiah Bethea (Trenton Central) p. Sal Mastriani (Don Bosco), 5:31

160: Johnny Sebastian (Bergen Catholic) p. Philip Bakuckas (Hammonton), 6:00

170: Ryan Harrington (Mendham) d. Steve Nelson (Haddon Twp), 7-3

182: Dallas Winston (Jackson Memorial) d. Tevin Shaw (Piscataway), 4-3

195: Razohnn Gross (Don Bosco) d. Eric McMullen (North Bergen), 5-3 OT

220: Brandon Hull (Phillipsburg) d. Lex Knapp (Lacey), 7-2.

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