Lynd's season ended with a first-round pin against Zachary Suarez, from New Milford. Suarez earned the pin in 31 seconds.
Lynd dropped a tough, 4-2 decision to Camden's Andrew Stevens in overtime. Lynd led 2-1 before getting called for stalling with three seconds left in regulation. Stevens scored the winning points on a takedown with three seconds remaining in the first overtime.
Tom Lynd, St. Augustine Prep, Jr. (31-8)
Seed: Bottom bracket No. 6 seed.
Record vs. state qualifiers: 3-7.
Lynd’s road to Atlantic City: Won his second District 32 title and his first Region 8 title.
Back points: The two-time District 32 champ is making his first trip to states and finds himself in one of the most wide-open weight classes of the tournament. Lynd opens with unbeaten Region 7 champ Andrew Stevens of Camden in the pre-quarters. Stevens is the bottom bracket No. 3 seed.