TOMS RIVER - The third seeded Southern Regional Wrestling team took on second seeded Toms River North in the semifinals of the South Jersey Group V tournament on Wednesday evening. The Rams were seeking to avenge an earlier 28-26 loss to Toms River North in January. That match was Southern's only loss in their 17-1 season mark.
The Rams were successful on Wednesday night defeating Toms River North 35-26. The Rams advance to the championship match in SJ V on Friday traveling to top seeded Howell. The Rams are now 18-1 on the season.
106 pound: Conor Collins (Southern) p. Cole Anderson, 4:59
113 pound: Jake Rosenthal (Toms River North) d. Pat Iacoves, 7-3.
120 pound: Ryan Rosenthal (Toms River North) d. Jayson Scerbo, 5-0.
126 pound: Nick Bennett (Southern) d. Mark Fedeli, 11-10.
132 pound: Matt Brielmeier (Southern) p. Lucas Iovino, 0:34
138 pound: Eddie Hummel (Southern) p. Tristan Pedre, 2:25
145 pound: Sergio Borda (Toms River North) d. Cole Velardi, 8-6.
152 pound: Nick Boggiano (Toms River North) p. Leighton Fessman, 2:56
160 pound: Matt Spalletta (Toms River North) d. Jason Sari, 20-5 (TF 5:29).
170 pound: Robert Woodcock (Southern) d. Justin Burkert, 19-4 (TF 5:13).
182 pound: Stephen Jennings (Southern) p. Nick Mancuso, 4:14
195 pound: Ben LoParo (Southern) d. James Elias, 6-5.
220 pound: Michael Nakano (Toms River North) d. JT Cornelius, 4-2.
285 pound: John O`Donnell (Toms River North) d. Jayden Smith, 1-0.