High School Wrestling Roundup - Feb. 23, 2013
Sun. February 24, 2013 at 1:19 a.m. | By StarNews Sports Department
New Hanover County schools continued their good showing at the 4A East Regional on Saturday, with two local wrestlers advancing to the final match.
4A East Regional
Ashley’s Victor Sosa advanced to the final match of the 4A East Regional, only to fall to Jack Britt’s Richard Tolston in the 113-pound weight class.
Laney’s Adam Hardy beat Tyler Paul to take third place in the 113 weight class. Adam Holden lost to New Bern’s Josh Hawkins (120) and Russell Harrison lost to Southview’s Harley Silver (132).
Hoggard’s David Wilson fell to Jack Britt’s Brandon Stern in the final match of the 126 class. Wilson bested Laney’s Jonathan Miller before facing Stern. Daniel Wilson fell to Scotland’s Afiz Lateef (132). Phillipe Frederick lost to Pa Sanneh of New Bern (138). Malik Moore lost to South East Raleigh’s Shuler Phillip (285).
2A East Regional
Topsail’s Robert Sculthrope defeated Croatan’s Sam Slater in the final match (160). Eric Thigpen lost to First Flight’s Jordan Rodrigues (170). Matt Schaefer fell to Beddingfield’s Alex Jones (182). Joseph Sculthorpe fell to Northside’s Trey Eason in the final match (220).
1A East Regionals
Justin Brown of Ayden-Grifton defeated Trask’s Jevron Faison (285).