The Howell Rebels hand Colts Neck their first loss of the season with a 48-21 home win over the Cougars.  Watch the highlights and post-match reaction

The Howell Rebels showed that their #1 ranking in the Shore Conference wrestling polls is justified.  The Rebels scored a convincing 48-21 win over Colts Neck in a dual meet on Friday night.  The Cougars suffered its first loss of the season while the Rebels improved to 12-1 and a 4-0 record in “A” North.  Watch the highlights from the match:

Howell 48 Colts Neck 21

Rebels: 12-1 (4-0 in “A” North)

Colts Neck: 16-1 (2-1 in “A” North)

195 lbs: Steve Barsky (CN) pins Danny Schick, 0:52

220 lbs: Eric Keosseian (H) technical fall vs. TJ DiMario, 17-2

Heavyweight: Jake Nash (H) defeats Vinnie Gargiulo 5-2

106 lbs: Jesse Liptzin (H) pins Vincent Franzone, 2:42

113 lbs: Joey King (CN) pins Luke Rada, 3:24

120 lbs: Darby Diedrich (H) defeats Dyon Womack, 12-5

126 lbs: Kyle Slendron (H) wins by forfeit

132 lbs: Dan Esposito (H) wins by majority decision Anthony Lombardo 20-7

139 lbs: Steven Kramer (CN) pins Evan Richard, 0:50

145 lbs: Xavier Kelly (H) technical fall vs. Ben Sammarco, 19-3

152 lbs: Dominick Esposito (CN) defeats Nick Sulkowski, 14-8

160 lbs: Christian Murphy (H) majority decision vs. Nick Cilea 11-3

170 lbs: Shane Reistma (H) pins Michael Sherman, 0:47

182 lbs: Joe Sardina (H) pins AJ Royle, 3:30


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