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Roundup: Greenwich wrestling team tops Staples, New Canaan

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Published 11:45 am, Friday, December 28, 2012
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The Greenwich High School wrestling team improved to 4-3 on the season Thursday, going 2-1 in their matches against Brien McMahon, Staples and New Canaan.

The Cardinals were edged by Brien McMahon, 40-39 and beat Staples, 54-21, and New Canaan, 55-21. Mark Chien pinned all three of his opponents for Greenwich in the 120-pound and 113-pound classes. Eric Tack (152) also went 3-0 with three pins, as did Mike Gestal (160). Grant Cucchissi (182) had two pinfalls and won his other match by decision, beating New Canaan's Brandon Pak, 12-3. McMahon defeated Greenwich by criteria due to having the most pins.

The Cardinals won 10 of their 14 matches against Staples and New Canaan. Greenwich will visit Stamford on Jan. 3.

Brien McMahon 40, Greenwich 39

106 -- George Gallagher (B) pin. Mickey Russell 2:54; 113 -- Alex Margeotes (G) tech. fall Michaela SantaLucia; 120 -- Mark Chien (G) pin. Robbie Perschino 2:36; 126 -- Jack Benenson (G) dec. Paul Deorio 14-5; 132 -- Sawyer Machette (B) pin. Bryce Stanback 2:59; 138 -- Kyle Hernandez (G) pin. Tyron Bullock 5:09; 145 -- Jimmy Capone (B) pin. Mike McCaffrey:15; 152 -- Eric Tack (G) pin. Junior Sierra 1:49; 160 -- Mike Gestal (G) pin. Ryan Restivo 1:15; 170 -- Jose Rodriguez (B) pin. Justin Montier 1:59; 182 -- Grant Cucchissi (G) pin. Zach Ceme :15; 195 -- Jose Rivera (B) pin. Thomas Williams 1:18; 220 -- Zach Holder (B) dec. Erik Menchaca 12-7; 285 -- Andrew Starr (B) pin. Michael Fahy 1:32

Greenwich 54, Staples 21

113 -- Alex Margeotes (G) won by forfeit; 120 -- Mark Chien (G) pin. Matt Prior 2:23; 126 -- Jack Benenson (G) won by forfeit; 132 -- Jeremy Sherman (S) pin. Bryce Stanback 1:59; 138 -- Justin Ludel (S) pin. Henry Recinos :53; 145 -- Alex Brown (S) dec. Mike McCaffrey 7-4; 152 -- Eric Tack (G) pin. Eric Johnson 1:38; 160 -- Mike Gestal (G) pin. Alex Kogstad :52; 170 -- Justin Montier (G) pin. Tyler Thomas :42; 182 -- Grant Cucchissi (G) pin. Matt Collins :55; 195 -- Thomas Williams (G) won by forfeit; 220 -- Daniel Kogstad (S) pin. Erik Menchaca 1:08; 285 -- Michael Fahy (G) won by forfeit; 106 -- Mickey Russell (G) won by forfeit.

Greenwich 55, New Canaan 21

120 -- Jack Benenson (G) dec. Frankie Hogan 7-3; 126 -- Kevin Hall (NC) pin. Ethan Ross 1:28; 132 -- Bryce Stanback (G) pin. Andrew Schmid 1:26; 138 -- Kyle Hernandez (G) won by forfeit; 145 -- Mike McCaffrey (G) pin. Ken Phillipson :49; 152 -- Eric Tack (G) pin. Will Arliss :20; 160 -- Mitchell Nethercott (G) won by forfeit; 170 -- Mike Gestal (G) pin. Aidan Donovan 1:21; 182 -- John Rhudy (NC) dec. Justin Montier 9-7; 195 -- Grant Cucchissi (G) dec. Brandon Pak 12-3; 220 -- Thomas Williams (G) pin. Ken Herzog :22; 285 -- Connor Buck (NC) pin. Erik Menchaca :54; 106 -- Daniel Annulli (NC) pin. Mickey Russell 2:49; 113 -- Mark Chien (G) pin. Danilo Bulgini :40