Knights outlast Blue Devils in dual
The Wayne High wrestling team dropped its first dual of the season, as Norfolk Catholic posted a 54-24 win in action Thursday at Norfolk Catholic High School.
The Blue Devils won five of nine contested matches, but gave up 30 points in forfeits to account for the difference in the final team score.
Reece Jaqua (120), Cameron Muhs (126), and Berto Vergara (170) all won on first-period pins, while Juan Vergara (132) and Victor Kniesche (138) both won matches by decision.
The Blue Devils wrestle in the West Point-Beemer Duals on Saturday in West Point.
Norfolk Catholic 54, Wayne 24
182: Ryan Webbert, NC, pinned Garrett Schafer, 1:25.
195: Brendan Bachman, NC, pinned Daniel Maxson, 3:37.
220: Wayne open.
285: Wayne open.
106: Wayne open.
113: Wayne open.
120: Reece Jaqua, Wayne, pinned Jayden Bykerk, :27.
126: Cameron Muhs, Wayne, pinned Will Abler, 1:35.
132: Juan Vergara, Wayne, dec. Wyatt Smydra, 6-2.
138: Victor Kniesche, Wayne, dec. Fransisco Mendez, 5-3.
145: Arik Seymour, NC, pinned Isaac Cliff, 1:55.
152: Jacob Craven, NC, pinned Edwin Espino, 3:29.
160: Wayne open.
170: Berto Vergara, Wayne, pinned Raymond Lux, :59.