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Eventful Weekend For Blair Wrestling

Eventful Weekend For Blair Wrestling
Rhett Moroses
1/8/24 wrestling media day

This past weekend, Blair Wrestling was all over the map. The boys' varsity squad went down to Richmond, Virginia and earned four dual wins against St. Christopher's, Valiant Prep, Baylor School, and Green Farms Academy. Combining the four matches, Blair defeated their opponents on average with a score of 46-10. 

Notable performances during the matches include Matty Lopes '24 (132 lbs.), who earned a 6-4 overtime win against Valiant Prep's wrestler who was ranked #4 in the country. Additionally, Leo Deluca '25 (120 lbs.) continued to dominate, pinning all of his opponents including Valiant Prep's 120 pounder who is ranked #4 in the country as well.

On the girls' side, they had a great performance at the Dames of Thrones event in Albany, NY. Victoria Carbonaro '27 (126 lbs.), Corynne McNulty '27 (132 lbs.), Morgan Edwards '24 (138 lbs.), and Sarah Henckel '26 (1532 lbs.) each placed 1st in their weight classes. Jocelyn O'Keeffe '24 (126 lbs.) placed 2nd.

Blair's next match will be against Wyoming Seminary this Friday, January 12, at 7:00 p.m.