METUCHEN, NJ - The Spotswood High School varsity wrestling team lost to Metuchen High School on Thursday by a thin margin. The Bulldogs pulled out the hard-fought matchup between the two Greater Middlesex Conference Blue Division rivals 33-30. The loss drops Spotswood's overall record to 2-4. Spotswood lost three in a row to open the season before winning two straight including a 63-15 victory over North Brunswick on Tuesday.

The match results including weight class and outcomes are as follows:

  • 106 - Madden Obado (Spotswood) over Danny Capron (Metuchen) on a fall
  • 113 - Jaedon Kearns (Metuchen) over George Marakis (Spotswood) on a fall
  • 120 - Bryan McCarthy (Metuchen) over Tony Caron (Spotswood) on a 6-5 decision
  • 126 - Francesco Rossiter (Metuchen) over Yash Goswami (Spotswood) on a fall
  • 132 - Jack McGowan (Metuchen) over Matt Varga (Spotswood) on a fall
  • 138 - Zach Weiner (Spotswood) over Tyler Haynes (Metuchen) on a 4-2 decision
  • 145 - Jacob Oster (Spotswood) over Jake Lapinski (Metuchen) on a fall
  • 152 - Connor Johnson (Spotswood) over Karim Khan (Metuchen) on a 5-2 decision
  • 160 - Brandon Kick (Metuchen) over Kevin Platt (Spotswood) on a fall
  • 170 - Koby Williams (Metuchen) over Nick Andre (Spotswood) on an 11-8 decision
  • 182 - Matt Bohinski (Spotswood) over Matt Bianchina (Metuchen) on an 8-1 decision
  • 195 - Elijah Erving (Metuchen) over Steve Melillo (Spotswood) in a 2-1 tie-breaker
  • 220 - Anthony Vargas (Spotswood) by forfeit
  • 285 - Bob Wehrle (Spotswood) over Joshua Mateos (Metuchen) on a fall

Spotswood travels to Hightstown High School on Saturday morning for a multi-school quad meet. Matches are scheduled to begin at 10 a.m.