CHAMPIONSHIP BOUTS

126: Craig de la Cruz (Bound Brook) d. Kyle Bierdumpfel (Don Bosco), 3-2, tb

132: Anthony Giraldo (North Bergen) d. Mike Magaldo (Watchung Hills), 3-1

138: Ronnie Gentile (Paulsboro) d. Gavin Murray (Cranford), 7-5

145: David McFadden (DePaul) d. Ryan Burkert (St. Peter's Prep), 4-3

152: Jack Clark (St. Augustine Prep) d. Gary Dinmore (Hunterdon Central), 3-1, OT

160: Jonathan Schleifer (East Brunswick) d. Joshua Ugalde (Bound Brook), 6-5

170: Dillon Artigliere (Roxbury) d. Luke Farinaro (Don Bosco), 3-1

182: Johnny Sebastian (Bergen Catholic) d. Joey Balboni (Brearley-Dayton), 6-4, OT

195: Anthony Cassar (Montgomery) d. Ralph Normandia (Franklin), 4-1, 2tb

220: Bryan Dobzanski (Delsea) d. Zack Chakonis (Don Bosco), 3-1, tb

285: Andrew Stevens (Camden) d. Tyler Gildner (Robbinsville), 3-0

106: Ty Agaisse (Delbarton) d. Brandon Paetzell (Phillipsburg), 1-0

113: Nick Suriano (Bergen Catholic) d. Patrick D’Arcy (Holy Spirit), 7-0

120: Anthony Cefaol (Hanover Park) d. Michael Russo (St. Peter’s Prep), 5-1

Outstanding Wrestler: Johnny Sebastian, Bergen Catholic

THIRD PLACE

106: Alec Kelly (St. Peter’s Prep) d. Brandon Cray (Steinert), 7-5.

113: Christopher Tan (Robbinsville) d. Ryan Freeman (Paramus), 3-2.

120: Michael Russo (Jackson Liberty) p. Bryan Damon (Jefferson Twp.), 2:24.

126: Ryan Pomrinca (North Hunterdon) d. Salvatore Profaci (Monroe), 2-1, tb.

132: Juan Rivera (Paulsboro) d. Mark McCormick (Camden Catholic), 3-1.

138: Travis Vasquez (Delbarton) d. Connor Burkert (St. Peter’s Prep), 3-0.

145: Dan Reed (Delbarton) d. John VanBrill (Clearview), 2-1.

152: Maaziah Bethea (Trenton) d. Joseph Tavoso (Delbarton), 7-1.

160: Brett Donner (Wall) d. Jordan Pagano (Bergen Catholic), 5-4.

170: Josef Johnson (Delbarton) d. Jake Kocsis (Phillipsburg), 4-2, OT.

182: Phil Woods (Roselle Park) d. Sam Button (West Morris-Mendham), 4-3.

195: Matt Correnti (Holy Cross) d. Ed Shockley (Millville), 7-3.

220: Justin Walker (Wayne Valley) p. Jordan Fox (St. Peter’s Prep), 5:19.

285: Kevin Wilkins (St. Joseph-Montvale) d. Stephen Johnson (Bound Brook), 7-2, utb.

FIFTH PLACE

106: Sebastian Rivera (Christian Brothers Academy) p. Garrett O’Shea (Morris Knolls), 1:10.

113: Zack Firestone (Clearview) d. Nick DePierro (Freehold Twp), 6-3.

120: Luis Gonzalez (Don Bosco) md. Nick Farro (Delbarton), 13-2.

126: Marc Mastropietro (Hasbrouck Heights-Wood-Ridge) d. Pete Lipari (Bergen Catholic), 4-3.

132: Dylan Nace (Hunterdon Central) d. Kris Lindemann (Howell), 7-2.

138: William Povalac (Edison) d. Connor Muli (Shawnee), 9-3.

145: Zach Wilhelm (Southern Reg.) d. Matt Barber (Westfield), 6-4.

152: Nick Velez (Westfield) d. Michael Ciavarro (North Hunterdon), 3-2.

160: Christian Stackhouse (Riverside) d. Joey Schultz (Howell), 11-6.

170: Mike Fagg-Daves (Franklin) d. Kevin Mulligan (Bergen Catholic), 3-0.

182: Nicholas Costa (Brick Memorial) by forfeit over Jan Castellanos (Secaucus).

195: Michael Oxley (Christian Brothers Academy) d. Tyree Sutton (Keansburg), 2-1.

220: Mike Markulec (Hopewell Valley) md. Tyler Poling (Brick Memorial), 12-2.

285: Patrick Toal (Raritan) d. Andrew Pacheco (Warren Hills) 4-3.

SEVENTH PLACE

106: Chris Wolf (Haddon Twp) d. Jonathan Tropea (St. Joseph-Montvale), 10-9.

113: Bobby Jordan (Woodbridge) d. Dean Caravela (Caldwell), 6-5.

120: John Amato (Timber Creek) md. Joe Ferinde (Nutley), 14-3.

126: Nick Ottaviano (Colts Neck) d. Tyler Hrycak (Wayne Valley), 3-1.

132: Mekhi Lewis (Bound Brook) d. Alex Sebahie (Paramus), 5-2.

138: Joe Trovato (Paramus) d. Eric Friedman (West Morris-Mendham), 5-0.

145: Alec Donovan (Brick Memorial) d. Collin Boylan (Hunterdon Central), 1-0.

152: Kyle Wojtaszek (Brick Twp.) by forfeit over Joe Grello (Bergen Catholic).

160: John Faugno (Glen Ridge) p. Tim Liquori (Jackson Liberty), 3:57.

170: Sean Roesing (Secaucus) d. Gerardo Jorge (Southern Reg.), 3-1.

182: C.J. LaFragola (St. Joseph-Hammonton) d. Michael Weiss (Parsippany Hills), 4-3.

195: Anthony Landberg (Wayne Valley) by forfeit over Robbie Maggiulli (Emerson-Park Ridge).

220: Shawn McCord (Red Bank Catholic) d. Tyreek Smith (Moorestown), 4-1.

285: Armond Cox (St. Peter’s Prep) p. Noa Merritt (Pope John), 4:09.

CONSOLATION SEMIFINALS

106: Brandon Cray (Steinert) d. Sebastian Rivera (Christian Brothers Academy), 10-6; Alec Kelly (St. Peter’s Prep) p. Garrett O’Shea (Morris Knolls), 3:42.

113: Christopher Tan (Robbinsville) d. Nick DePierro (Freehold Twp.), 8-2; Ryan Freeman (Paramus) d. Zack Firestone (Clearview), 2-1.

120: Michael Russo (Jackson Liberty) p. Nick Farro (Delbarton), p. 5:40; Bryan Damon (Jefferson Twp.) d. Luis Gonzalez (Don Bosco), 6-3.

126: Salvatore Profaci (Monroe) d. Marc Mastropietro (Hasbrouck Heights-Wood-Ridge), 3-1, OT; Ryan Pomrinca (North Hunterdon) d. Pete Lipari (Bergen Catholic), 3-1.

132: Juan Rivera (Paulsboro) d. Kris Lindemann (Howell), 7-3; Mark McCormick (Camden Catholic) d. Dylan Nace (Hunterdon Central), 1-0.

138: Connor Burkert (St. Peter’s Prep) d. Connor Muli (Shawnee), 8-2; Travis Vasquez (Delbarton) d. William Povalac (Edison), 1-0.

145: John VanBrill (Clearview) p. Matt Barber (Westfield), 1:01; Dan Reed (Delbarton) p. Zach Wilhelm (Southern Reg.), 5:15.

152: Maaziah Bethea (Trenton) d. Nick Velez (Westfield), 9-6; Joseph Tavoso (Delbarton) d. Michael Ciavarro (North Hunterdon), 3-2.

160: Brett Donner (Wall) d. Joey Schultz (Howell), 3-1; Jordan Pagano (Bergen Catholic) d. Christian Stackhouse (Riverside), 9-8.

170: Josef Johnson (Delbarton) d. Kevin Mulligan (Bergen Catholic), 3-0; Jake Kocsis (Phillipsburg) d. Mike Fagg-Daves (Franklin) 3-1.

182: Sam Button (West Morris-Mendham) d. Nicholas Costa (Brick Memorial), 2-1; Phil Woods (Roselle Park) d. Jan Castellanos (Secaucus), 5-2.

195: Ed Shockley (Millville) d. Michael Oxley (Christian Brothers Academy), 3-1; Matt Correnti (Holy Cross) d. Tyree Sutton (Keansburg), 3-2.

220: Jordan Fox (St. Peter’s Prep) d. Mike Markulec (Hopewell Valley), 8-4; Justin Walker (Wayne Valley) p. Tyler Poling (Brick Memorial), 1:25.

285: Kevin Wilkins (St. Joseph-Montvale) d. Patrick Toal (Raritan), 1-0; Stephen Johnson (Bound Brook) d. Andrew Pacheco (Warren Hills), 7-2.

A graduate of Penn State University, I worked at the Carroll County Times in Westminster, Maryland, before joining The Press in 2013.