Neves takes down #1 wrestling in the nation at Escape The Rock

Neves takes down #1 wrestling in the nation at Escape The Rock
Rhett Moroses
Escape the rock recap 2023

This past weekend, the Blair Wrestling team traveled to Holland, PA to compete at Escape the Rock. Blair finished in second place, out of over 50 teams.

Carter Neves ‘24 (285) had an outstanding performance, taking first place of the whole tournament. Carter not only beat the 2nd ranked wrestler in the semi finals, he also beat the #1 ranked wrestler in the country in the finals match.

Tyler DeKraker ’26 (107) and Matt Lopes ’24 (127) both finished in 2nd place. Leo Deluca ’25 (114) and Paul Ognissanti ’24 (157) both took 3rd, Billy DeKraker ’25 (133) finished in 4th, Logan Rozynski ‘24 (139) and Josh Anthony ’24 (215) took 5th, and Peter Snyder ’26 (172) finished in 6th. Leo Deluca was awarded the “most falls” trophy, as he finished with 3 pins, in the shortest amount of time. 

Blair looks forward to wrestling Wyoming Seminary next week at home.