Waterloo 60 Penn Yan 30
The Penn Yan Mustang wrestling team opened their 2017-18 season Dec. 7 at home. The Orange and Blue grapplers captured four wins by fall but it would prove to be too little. Waterloo defeated Penn Yan 60-30.
Caleb Plain (132 lbs.), Jarred Calice (138 lbs), Nate Elliot (152 lbs), and Coty Bailey (170 lbs) scored wins by fall. Ayden Mowry accepted a forfeit in the 99 lbs. match.
Marcus Whitman 45 N. Rose/Wolcott 36
The Marcus Whitman Wildcat wrestler opened their new campaign with a 45 36 win over North Rose/Wolcott Dec. 6. The Wildcat matsmen garnered wins by pins in 5 matches. Justin Smith (136 lbs.), Andrew Norrison (145 lbs), Dylan Howell (152 lbs), Ezra Jones (195 lbs), and Jake Hill (285 lbs) picked Wildcat victories by fall. Austin Smith scored a win in the 102 lbs. class by a decision. Zach Durgan (106 lbs) and John Chappelle (160 lbs) received forfeit wins.