PHILIPSBURG, NJ - Four wrestlers from James Caldwell High School finished first in their respective weight classes in the District 9 tournament on Saturday at Phillipsburg High School. As a team, Caldwell placed third in the district with 158 points.
Seven wrestlers will advance to the region tournament next weekend for placing in the top 3 of their respective weight classes on Saturday.
Alex Jones came in first at 132 pounds, Gerald Jones took first at 152, Christian Dalla Riva was first at 182 and John Murphy won in the 285-pound weight class. Kyle Schaffer came in second at 170. Darren Jones was third at 106 and Joe Carola was third at 126.These seven wrestlers will advance to regions.
Dan Fano was fourth at 145 and Stephen Murphy was fourth at 220.