Three Bainbridge wrestlers to compete at Mat Classic XXII
February 16, 2010 · 1:12 PM
Bainbridge placed 11th at regionals with 48.5 points and advances three wrestlers to the Mat Classic XXII at the Tacoma Dome this weekend.
Competing at 112, sophomore Alec Greiwe was pinned in his first match, but won his next two contests to place fourth.
Greiwe competed in last year's Mat Classic in the 103-pound weight class.
Junior Corey Touchette – wrestling at 160 – recorded a technical fall in the first round. Touchette lost his second match but won the next two to finish third.
Freshman Weber Coryell – wrestling at 145 – lost by technical fall in his first match, but went on to record a fall in his second match. Coryell then defeated fellow Spartan Brenden Henesey for fifth place. Coryell will be an alternate to the Mat Classic.
Henesey, a senior, placed sixth at 145. Senior Evan Jahrman placed sixth in the 152-pound weight class, and freshman Darius Taylor-Jones also placed sixth wrestling at 215.
Wrestlers will weigh in at 8 a.m. Friday, and the first session will begin at 10 a.m. The second session will take place from 4-9:30 p.m.
The third session, which includes matches for third through eighth place, will take place from 10 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Saturday. Championship matches begin at 5 p.m.