Boys Varsity Wrestling
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Feb 7, 2019
- BULLDOGS: 44
CANTON MCKINLEY HIGH SCHOOL: 27
Senior Caleb Graber leads the boys varsity wrestling team to decisive 44-27 victory over Canton McKinley at tonight's wrestling match. Calebs work ethic has been an inspiration for the team this year as the Bulldogs have continued to improve throughout this season. The wrestlers are sticking together and working hard. Tonight was a great example of what this team is capable of. Coming off of the Regionals this past weekend the Bulldogs were able to upset Copley, while Canton McKinley defeated Jackson. This added some extra hype to tonight's match as Bulldogs had something to prove.
The Bulldogs key to success tonight came from a strong opening match at 145 lbs by freshman Blake Schaffer in which he earned bonus points for his dominant victory. Next up was freshman Jack Schaal who went out aggressively and pinned his opponent earning the maximum amount of team points. Devan Harsch keep the momentum going by securing another pin for the Bulldogs at the 160 lb class. Dylan Davis remained undefeated in the federal league with a dominant performance also earning bonus points for the team. Freshman Nate Booth was able to secure the quickest pin of the night in 16 seconds with his win at the 120 lb class. Finally, senior Caleb Graber put on a great finally as he earned his 120 th win by pin. The Bulldogs persistence throughout the match never let Canton McKinley take a lead in the match.
The varsity wrestlers will be back in action this Saturday at Dublin Jerome for a tournament and they will close out their regular season next week at North Canton Hoover.
Green Bulldogs 44 vs Canton McKinley 27
106 Double Forfeit
113 Seth Southers Forfeit
120 Nate Booth (Green) Fall 0:16 over Aden Freday (Canton McKinley)
126 Josue Tucker (Canton McKinley) Fall 1:56 over Cade Walker (Green)
132 Toby Baker (Green) Forfeit
138 Caleb Graber (Green) Fall 2:35 over Loren Stephens (Canton McKinley)
145 Blake Schaffer (Green) Major Decision 13-4 over Matthew Scott (Canton McKinley)
152 Jack Schaal (Green) Fall 2:36 over William Johnson (Canton McKinley)
160 Devan Harsch (Green) Fall 2:18 over Jahiem Calhoun (Canton McKinley)
170 Garrett Dennis (Green) Forfeit
182 Dylan Davis (Green) Major Decision 14-2 over Nate Goodwin (Canton McKinley)
195 Emanuell Powell (Canton McKinley) Decision 5-0 over Adam Abbott (Green)
220 Micha Clemson (Canton McKinley) Fall 5:45 over Lucien Kallai (Green)
285 Tejhon Avery (Canton McKinley) Fall 1:20 over Kellar Bowlin (Green)