Wrestling: Woodbridge Tops Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 45-18

Justin Sidebottom Credits: File photo
Jack Cannon Credits: File photo

WOODBRIDGE, NJ -- The home team No. 4 ranked Woodbridge Barrons upended Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 45-18 on Monday, Feb. 6.

Justin Sidebottom (132 lbs.) and Jack Cannon (145 lbs.), were victorious in their matches, preventing a sweep by Woodbridge. Two Raider wrestlers, Nino Natale (120 lbs.) and Matt Fleck (126 lbs.) won by forfeit.


  • 106 lbs: Xavier Laracuente, Woodbridge, won by a 9-0 major decision over Michael Fleck, Scotch Plains-Fanwood
  • 113 lbs: Jaden Catalano, Woodbridge, beat Jeremy Lenart, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 8-5
  • 120 lbs: Nino Natale, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, won by forfeit
  • 126 lbs: Matthew Fleck, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, won by forfeit
  • 132 lbs: Justin Sidebottom, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, beat Gilbert Hill Sosa, Woodbridge, 16-10
  • 138 lbs: Jack Quinn, Woodbridge, won a major decision over Jacob Perone, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 12-4
  • 145 lbs: Jack Cannon, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, beat Harry Brand, Woodbridge, 6-2
  • 152 lbs: Yehia Mosaad, Woodbridge, won a major decision over Michael Ramos, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 24-11
  • 160 lbs: Marquan Payne, Woodbridge, pinned Alex Oslislo, Scotch Plains-Fanwood (1:26)
  • 170 lbs: Zackary Cottrell, Woodbridge, pinned Zach Fleischman, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, (1:10)
  • 182 lbs: Bryan McLaughlin,Woodbridge, beat Sam Wustefeld, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 7-1
  • 195 lbs: Nick Nyers, Woodbridge won by decision over Eddie Smith, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 11-4
  • 220 lbs: Vincent Zecchino, Woodbridge, pinned Bobby Mount, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, (0:16)
  • 285 lbs: Alexander LaGrippo, Woodbridge, pinned Billy Root, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, (5:42)

Woodbridge improved to 16-7 on the season, while the Raiders dropped to 16-9. SPF hits the mat at home against Matawan Regional on Wednesday, Feb. 8.

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