St. Peter’s Prep 36 St. Joe’s (Mont.) 35
With the match on the line and needing six team points to win, St. Peter’s Prep 120-pounder Patrick Adams delivered a walk-off pin late in the third period to spark the Marauders’ come-from-behind victory over St. Joe’s (Mont.).
The match started at 132 pounds. The Green Knights led 35-15 at the turn of the lineup before St. Peter’s Prep collected 21 consecutive points to score the win. St. Joe’s did not weigh any wrestlers in at 113 pounds and 126 pounds, effectively making the 120-pound bout the deciding factor.
JSZ’s Jay Cook has the highlights and post-game reaction from Jersey City:
Match Results (Highlighted Bouts in Bold)
106: Angelo Pellicci (St. Peter’s Prep) d. Josh Iannone, 8-2.
113: Donovan Chavis (St. Peter’s Prep) won by forfeit.
120: Patrick Adams (St. Peter’s Prep) p. Joe Manno, 5:22
126: Sean Reindero (St. Peter’s Prep) won by forfeit.
132: Felix Lettini (St. Peter’s Prep) d. Mateo Sgambellone, 7-1.
138: Justin Bierdumpfel (St. Joseph (Mont.)) d. Michael Pestana, 17-0 (TF 3:20).
145: Michael Dellagatta (St. Joseph (Mont.)) d. Connor Cortese, 2-0.
152: Stefano Sgambellone (St. Joseph (Mont.)) d. Alejandro Leon, 4-2.
160: Roger Diaz (St. Peter’s Prep) p. Devin Stapleton, 3:39
170: AJ Fricchione (St. Joseph (Mont.)) p. Daniel Martinez, 2:22
182: Jack Farinaro (St. Joseph (Mont.)) p. Anthony Asante-Danso, 0:24
195: Eduardo Hernandez (St. Peter’s Prep) p. Benjamin Pichardo, 2:45
220: Michael Toranzo (St. Joseph (Mont.)) p. London Robinson, 0:26
285: Jimmy Mullen (St. Joseph (Mont.)) p. Evan Scribner, 1:13
Thanks to Rothman Orthopaedics, Jersey Sports Zone was able to be at this heart-pounding match. They will be sponsoring all St. Joe’s (Mont.) athletics for the rest of the 2019-2020 scholastic season.