HACKENSACK, NJ - Three local wrestlers advanced to the quarter-finals of the 60th Bergen County Coaches Association George Jockish Holiday Wrestling Tournament.on Friday.  All three suffered losses in their matches.

Wood-Ridge senior Bradley Mika (182) was defeated by Ridgewood’s Lucas Sharma 9-0 (Major Decision).  He had previously defeated Pascack Hills Michael DelGrande in the round of 16 to get the quarterfinals

Hasbrouck Heights sophomores Michael Calabrese (113) and Hunter Freschi (152) had a longer road to get the quarter-final, starting in the round of 32. 

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Calabrese defeated Ryan Armstrong of Leonia/Palisades Park (2:42) via pinfall, and Matt Litchult of Indian Hills by 10-4 decision to advance to the quarter-finals, where he pinned by 

Kelly Dunnigan of Don Bosco at 2:59

Freschi opened with a pin of Don Bosco’s Kai Argyros at the 4:58 mark. He advanced to the quarterfinal defeating Paramus Catholic’s Dean Boltze before falling, via pinfall to Stefano Sgambellone of St.Joseph (Montvale) in 0.54.  

All three will return tomorrow for wrestleback round. 

Kelly Dunnigan (Don Bosco) Fall Michael Calabrese (Hasbrouck Heights), 2:59
Stefano Sgambellone (St. Joseph) Fall Hunter Freschi (Hasbrouck Heights), 0:54.
Lucas Sharma (Ridgewood) Maj Dec Bradley Mika (Wood-Ridge), 9-0.
Round of 16
Michael Calabrese (Hasbrouck Heights) Dec Matt Litchult (Indian Hills), 10-4.
Hunter Freschi (Hasbrouck Heights) Dec Dean Boltze (Paramus Catholic), 5-0.
Eddie Alfieri (Elmwood Park) Fall Luis Viciosa-Gil (Wood-Ridge), 1:14.
Bradley Mika (Wood-Ridge) Fall Michael Del Grande (Pascack Hills), 0:55.
Round of 32
Michael Calabrese (Hasbrouck Heights) Fall Ryan Armstrong (Leonia/Palisades Park), 2:42.
Joseph Cappello (Paramus Catholic) Fall Sayd Fortuna (Wood-Ridge), 2:30.
Danny Cerbone (Emerson/Park Ridge) Dec Drew Scuilla (Hasbrouck Heights), 6-4. 
Kevin Carmichael (Paramus) Fall Oliver Fermin (Hasbrouck Heights), 1:33. 
Hunter Freschi (Hasbrouck Heights) Fall Kai Argyros (Don Bosco), 4:58. 
Ariel Hitterer (Cresskill) Fall David Morgan (Hasbrouck Heights), 2:39.
Manny Ortiz (Saddle Brook) Fall Matt Murray (Wood-Ridge) 0:23.
Danny Paulino (Teaneck) Fall David Flores (Wood-Ridge), 1:05.



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