Central Bucks South High School
Boys Varsity Wrestling
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Feb 15, 2023
CB South wrestling had a great showing this past Saturday at the District 1 East Tournament, 5 wrestlers placed in the Top 4 at their weight to qualify for the Southeast AAA Regional Tournament this coming weekend. CB South took 4th in the team standings (out of 16), which is the school's best team result in several years.
Jake Neill (33-2) won his 139lb. Bracket by going 3-0 to become the 5th District Champion in CB South’s history. He earned the top seed at this weeks Regional Tournament. 133lber Gabe Whittington (29-5) went 2-1 and took home 2nd place. Hwt Collin Gotter (18-7) smashed his way into the finals with a quick 33 second pin in his Quarter final and a dominating 12-1 major decision over the #2 seed in the Semi before dropping the Final to take 2nd place. At 189lbs, Skyler Speak (24-11) went 3-1 with 3 pins to earn bronze on the podium. Zach Thomas (15-15) improved on his 6th place finish last season, by going 3-2 and placing 4th in the 107lb bracket. These 5 wrestlers have a chance to earn a trip to the States by placing 5th in the SE Regional Tournament this weekend. Sr. Brian Schmidt (24-14) & Fr. John Shields (18-17) placed 5th & 6th at Districts and are alternates to compete at Regionals.
Of note, With their pins this weekend Speak & Goetter have now joined Whittington (#7) & Neill (#13) in the Top 20 Most Career Pins list at CB South. Speak is currently at #15 and Goetter is tied at #20.
Next Competition: Southeast AAA Region Tournament March 3rd & 4th @ Souderton HS. with a trip to Hershey on the line! Action begins at 4:30pm Friday & 9:30am Saturday. Tickets MUST be purchased online, Here.