Wrestling: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Squeezes Orange, 66-10

Jack Canon upends his opponent Credits: John Mooney
Jack Canon in action. Credits: John Mooney
Jacob Perone pinned his opponent. Credits: John Mooney
Walter Thomas pinned his opponent. Credits: John Mooney
Alex Oslislo pinned his opponent. Credits: John Mooney
Declan Cassidy pinned his opponent. Credits: John Mooney
Kyle Rigney, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, won a major decision, 19-9, over Merlin Senat of Orange. Credits: John Mooney
Kyle Robinson won a close match. Credits: John Mooney
Michael Fleck pinned his opponent. Credits: John Mooney

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Despite having four top varsity wrestlers out with illnesses, Scotch Plains-Fanwood put on a dominating performance on Tuesday, Dec. 19, vs. Orange by a score of 66-10. 

The Raiders were bolstered by pins fromm Michael Fleck, Jacob Perone, Bobby Root, Mikey Ramos, Alex Oslislo, Declan Cassidy, Sam Wustefeld, and crowd favorite Walter Thomas.

"Having four of our starters out and still having the majority of our team win by pins speaks to the depth of our team," said assistant coach Jesse Martinez in an interview with TAPintoSPF. "Being aggressive on offense and bringing what we have been working on in the wrestling room to this match led to the majority of our team winning with pins."


106 lbs
Kyle Rigney, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, won a major decision, 19-9, over Merlin Senat, Orange.

113 lbs
Michael Fleck, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Seddy Clark, Orange, at 1:44.

120 lbs
Kyle Robinson, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, held on for a sudden victory vs. Pierre Senat, Orange, 13-12.

126 lbs
Ebenson Macenat, of Orange won a major decision over Jeremy Lenart, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 16-8.

132 lbs
Jacob Perone, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Joseph Menjivar, Orange, at 3:22.

138 lbs
Bobby Root, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Darsen Jean, Orange, at 1:32.

145 lbs
Jack Cannon, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, defeated Alterry Devalon, Orange, 22-6 in a Technical Fall at 3:19.

152 lbs
Harrison Wustefeld, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, won by forfeit.

160 lbs
Mikey Ramos, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Marvin Walker, Orange, at 1:39.

170 lbs
Geraldino Raymond, Orange, pinned Thomas Ryan, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, at 2:48.

182 lbs
Alex Oslislo, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Josue Pantaleon, Orange, at 1:44.

195 lbs
Declan Cassidy, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Alfredo Sanchez, Orange, at 1:39.

220 lbs
Sam Wustefeld, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Tashon May, Orange, at 0:46. (See video below)

285 lbs
Walter Thomas, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, pinned Roy Tsafack, Orange, at 1:04.


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