NEWTON, NJ—The Newton wrestling team faced tough competition on Wednesdaywhen they hit the mat at Kittatinny High School.  They lost 57-6.

Two of Newton's wrestlers that had success were Tyler Pittenger and Matthew Rosa.  Pittenger beat his opponent Griffin Waldron, wrestling in the 285 lb match in a 6-2 decision.  

Rosa, wrestling at 106, beat Derek Molfetto in an 11-5 decision.

The boys’ wrestling team’s record is 1-6 overall and their conference-division record is 1-1.