NEWTON, NJ—The Newton High School wrestling team hosted North Warren on Thursday and had a match away against Phillipsburg on Saturday.

The Braves won in a close match against North Warren with a final score of 37-32 but were swept 56-7 by Phillipsburg. Newton’s wins for the two matches are as follows.

Newton vs. Phillipsburg

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  • 120 lbs. Nathan Fitt won in a 9-1 major decision
  • 138 lbs. JoJo Lotruglio won in a 15-6 major decision

Newton vs. North Warren

  • 120 lbs. Nathan Fitt with a pin in 3:32
  • 132 lbs. Thaylor Sibblies with a 4-1 decision
  • 138 lbs. Takeo Sibblies with a 7-3 decision
  • 145 lbs. JoJo Lotruglio with a 4-2 decision
  • 170 lbs. Melkart Abou-Jaoude with a pin in 4:53
  • 182 lbs. Trevor Aughenbaugh with a 10-2 major decision
  • 195 lbs. Julian Sibblies by forfeit
  • 285 lbs. Isaiah Wilkins with a pin in 3:29

The Newton High School wrestling team moved their overall record to 10-7 this weekend, and their NJAC division record to 4-2.  *Phillipsburg is in the Skyland division*