Boys Varsity Wrestling · Boys Varsity Wrestling finishes 9th place at Avon Lake High School

  Place Points
Bellevue High School 1st 273
Avon High School 2nd 222
Bay High School 3rd 203
North Ridgeville High School 4th 180
Avon Lake High School 5th 155
Amherst Steele High School 6th 149
Brookside High School 7th 121
Springfield High School 8th 111
Vermilion High School 9th 91
Port Clinton High School 10th 82
Rocky River High School 11th 57
Wellington High School 12th 54
Keystone High School 13th 52
Brooklyn High School 14th 49
Elyria Catholic High School 15th 34

Opening weekend for the Sailors resulted in half of the team finding their way to the the podium at the Cobos Insurance Classic @ Avon Lake Friday, 11/10 and Saturday, 12/1. The team was lead by senior and team captain, Jakob Koleszar (152 lbs.) who finished a stellar 5-1 on the weekend, earning a runner-up finish. Jakob had 4 wins by way of fall and a nice 5-0 decision in the semis before losing his finals match on Saturday. Junior and team co-captain, Brandon D’Egidio (120 lbs.) and sophomore, Chris Bennett (195 lbs.) had very respectable 3rd place finishes. Brandon going 4-3 on the weekend with 3 falls and a decision and Chris finishing 3-4 with a fall and 2 decisions. Other place winners were junior, Dillon Henry (160 lbs.) and sophomore, Joey Brass (113 lbs.) each battling their way to 6th place finishes. Our lone freshman (The Iron Frosh) Owen Grear (170 lbs.) went 4-2 on the weekend with 3 falls and a decision. Sophomores, Joey Serfozo (106 lbs.), Quintin Gebhardt (132 lbs), and Drake Shaw (182 lbs.) each contributed to the team score…Joey and Quintin scoring falls and Drake a decision. Senior, William Guendelsberger (170 lbs.) failed to record a win on Friday and Saturday but did score the first takedowns and back points of his wrestling career on Saturday! Overall, a solid first weekend of competition and work put in by the team.