NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — A forfeit at one weight class (160) was all that prevented the Bernards wrestling team from shutting out North Plainfield as the Mountaineers dominated in a 72-6 victory on Thursday. The loss drops the Canucks to 1-7 on the season. North Plainfield next wrestles at Roselle Park on Saturday.
Nine Bernards wrestlers won by pinning their opponent. Mitchell Dakin had the quickest pin for the Mountaineers, taking his opponent down in 24 seconds at 126 pounds.
Other winners by pin were Nicky Villani, Sean Hunnewell, Jake Caldwell, Alex Fragassi, David Brothers, Luke Burns, Brady Walsh and Pablo Britez. Three of Bernards' victories came by forfeit.