Boys Varsity Wrestling
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Dec 3, 2022
The C.B. South Wrestling Team had a solid start to the season at the 2 day Pottstown Invitational. The Varsity team placed 3rd in the 21-team field at this individual tournament, raking up 19 pins & 4 other bonus point wins, while missing 2 of their starters. Sr. Brian Schmidt (172#) and Jr. Jake Neill (145) were crowned Individual Champions. Schmidt went 4-0 on the day with 3 pins. Neill went 4-0 and defeated the District 1 East 2nd & 3rd placers from last season on the way to gold.
Team depth was on display across all weight classes as all 11 Titan wrestlers placed in the top 8 of their brackets. Four others made the finals and finished in 2nd Place: Seniors Gabe Whittington (139#) 3-1, Skyler Speak (189#) 3-1 / 3 pins, Nick Stoughton (215#) 3-1 / 3pins & Jr. Zach Thomas (114#) 2-1.
Two Freshman had good starts to their careers. Vince Mokos (107#) made the podium earning 3rd by going 5-1 with 2 pins while John Shields (121#) 3-2 / 3 pins took 7th . Jr. Peter Carmody placed 6th at 160lbs. Sr. Rocco Derkacs took 8th @ 152lbs & Soph. Cole Killough got 8th at 133 in his debut in the varsity lineup.
The coaching staff is pleased with the progress the JV squad is making, especially with so many competing in their first matches ever. Collectively, JV went 19-10 with 16 pins.
Next competition: Dec. 17th at the Travis Manion Duals at LaSalle HS