WRESTLING: Braves split at Meet in Asheville

by Jan 20, 2011SPORTS di-ne-lv-di-yi0 comments


     ASHEVILLE – The Cherokee Braves wrestling team went 1-1 at a meet held at Asheville School on Wednesday, Jan. 19.  Cherokee beat Asheville School 45-24 but lost to East Henderson 36-32. 

Cherokee 45 Asheville School 24

103lb. – Jim Raynor (AS) won by forfeit

112lb. – Otto Putzrath (AS) won by forfeit

119lb. – Levi Swearengin (Ch) pinned Stuart Chae (AS) at the 1:31 mark

125lb. – Justin Parris (Ch) pinned Jules Gonsoulin (AS) at the 2:53 mark

135lb. – Cain Oocumma (Ch) pinned Quin Thompson (AS) at the :54 mark

140lb. – Wesley Long (Ch) pinned Alex Leung (AS) at the :45 mark

145lb. – Colby Yanez (Ch) won by major decision (9-1) over Sanai Meles (AS)

152lb. – Jessica McCoy (Ch) won by forfeit

160lb. – Tavi Rivera (Ch) won by technical fall (18-2) over Phillip Stone (AS)

189lb. – John Roper (Ch) pinned Ben Willis (AS) at the 1:13 mark

215lb. – Matt Henson (AS) won by forfeit

285lb. – Parker White (AS) pinned Raymond Taylor (Ch) at the 3:01 mark

East Henderson 36 Cherokee 32

112lb. – Drake Baldwin (EH) won by forfeit

119lb. – Levi Heatherly (EH) pinned Justin Parris (Ch) at the 3:30 mark

125lb. – Levi Swearengin (Ch) pinned Jesse Case (EH) at the 5:01 mark

130lb. – Josh Haskell (EH) won by forfeit

135lb. – Mauricio Morero (EH) won by decision (14-9) over Cain Oocumma (Ch)

140lb. – Colby Yanez (Ch) pinned Kendall Murphy (EH) at the 1:35 mark

145lb. – Wesley Long (Ch) won by decision (12-10) over Aaron Moody (EH)

152lb. – Aaron Rogers (EH) won by decision (9-3) over Jessica McCoy (Ch)

160lb. – Tavi Rivera (Ch) won by injury default over Daniel Moody (EH)

171lb. – Matthew Pohl (EH) won by forfeit

189lb. – John Roper (Ch) pinned Brandon Thomas (EH) at the :55 mark

215lb. – Hayden Cole (EH) won by forfeit

285lb. – Raymond Taylor (Ch) won by forfeit