Wrestling: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Pins Union 54-17

Michael Fleck Credits: File photo
Jeremy Lenart Credits: File photo
Justin Sidebotttom Credits: File photo
Jack Cannon Credits: File photo
Michael Ramos Credits: File photo
Zach Fleishman Credits: File photo

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Raiders improved to a 13-8 overall record by overwhelming Union, 54-17 at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School on Wednesday Feb. 1. 

Six Raiders wrestlers pinned their opponents: Michael Fleck, Jeremy Lenart, Justin Sidebottom, Jack Cannon, Michael Ramos, and Zach Fleischman.


  • 106 lbs: Michael Fleck, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Andrew Grayson,, Union, (3:30)
  • 113 lbs: Jeremy Lenart, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Liam Grahl, Union, (1:47)
  • 120 lbs: Justin Sidebottom, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Aseem Kumar, Union (1:15)
  • 126 lbs: Kyjuan Hutchins, Union, won by technical fall over Jacob Perone, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 18-3
  • 132 lbs: Mateo Velez, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, won a 6-3 decision over Anthony Dominguez, Union
  • 138 lbs: Jack Cannon, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Urbain Charles-Saint, Union (2:37)
  • 145 lbs: Michael Ramos, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Dominic Prata, Union, (3:43)
  • 152 lbs: Nicholas Palazzolo, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, won a 6-3 decision over Nick Zuena, Union
  • 160 lbs: Joram Morinvil, Union, won a 10-4 decision over Zach Zimmerman, Scotch Plains-Fanwood
  • 170 lbs: Zach Fleischman, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Justin Valente, Union, (1:32)
  • 182 lbs: Sam Wustefeld, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, won by forfeit
  • 195 lbs: Dellison Nkrahene, Union, pinned Eddie Smith, Scotch Plains-Fanwood (3:25)
  • 220 lbs: Bobby Emanuel, Union, won a 4-3 decision over  Bobby Mount, Scotch Plains-Fanwood
  • 285 lbs: Liam Hickey, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, won by forfeit

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