SPARTA, NJ-In a nail biting match, Sparta wrestlers worked their way back from a 22-3 deficit against  Morris Hills to win 33-32.  Wins for the night included a Decision win by Gavin Lally, winning by fewer than 8 points earning three team points.   Grant Gerndt with a Major Decision, winning by a margin between eight and 14 points, to earn four team points.

Paddy Finnegan had a narrow victory of 1-0. Ian Burke with a solid pin to bring the match within reach. Walker Schmitzer added to closing the gap with a Technical  Fall, winning by more than 15 points to earn five points for the team.   Zach Herbert with a solid win to brought the Spartans within 2 points of Morris Hills.  Nathan Sowers'  5-3 win sealed the vicotry for Sparta.

It was an impressive team effort.

Next Tuesday the Sparta varsity wrestling team competes at Pope John.  The match starts at 7:00.