(Feb. 1, 2013) The Stephen Decatur wrestling team continues to roll over Bayside Conference opponents as the winter season rolls on. The Queen Anne’s Lions and Cambridge South Dorchester Vikings both fell victim to the Seahawks last week.
Coach Todd Martinek said he was pleased with the Seahawks’ performance and happy with the victories.
Decatur competed against Queen Anne’s first in Cambridge on Jan. 23, easily winning 37-24.
Sophomore TJ Scafone (106), seniors Alex Schiffer (145) and Ryan Kail (285) and junior Andrew Borradaile (160) each pinned their opponents. Joseph Rodriguez, a sophomore, (113) won his match, 8-3, and sophomore Dillon Goggin (120) came from behind to earn a 7-6 victory.
“[Goggin] was down by two with eight seconds left. [It was] a good win,” Martinek said.
Junior Nate Rosenblatt won his 126-pound match 13-2. Senior Kaelan Patterson outscored his opponent 5-2.
The Seahawks battled the Vikings next, and came out on top 60-24.
Scafone (106), Rosenblatt (120), Schiffer (145), Patterson (152), Borradaile (160), juniors Jared King (170) and Ethan Eibl (220) and Kail (285) pinned their competition.
Cambridge forfeited matches to Rodriguez (113) and junior Adam Bargar (195).
Decatur’s final meet of the regular season is scheduled today, Friday, in Salisbury against the James M. Bennett Clippers.