Prep Wrapup: Sacred Heart Cathedral wrestling gets first win over Riordan
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Wrestling: Sacred Heart Cathedral 36, Riordan 27
The Irish got their first win over Riordan in school history, ending a 25-match losing streak to the Crusaders that dates back to 1986.
The Irish led from the start, did not relinquish their lead and got pins from Alex Sinclair (120 pounds), Greg Weinkouf (132 pounds), Patrick Reidy (182 pounds) and Gabriel Flores (220 pounds).
Riordan’s Julian Morrisette (171 pounds) and Christian Garcia (195 pounds) pinned their opponents to cut the Irish lead to three points on two separate occasions, but Sacred Heart responded to each with wins.
Other winners for Sacred Heart (by points) included Kiko Valle (106 pounds), Richard Dilag (113 pounds), Dixon Hoffett (138 pounds) and Alexander Descole (152 pounds). Other Riordan winners included Dante Biagini (126 pounds), Maarten Deschaumes (160 pounds) and Chris Stradford (285 pounds).
Boys Basketball: Crystal Springs Uplands 49, Jewish Community 33
The Wolves (8-9) saw their record dip below .500 for the first time this season, but still got solid performances from junior forwards Michael Kostukovsky (12 points, seven rebounds) and Anthony Gumberg (11 points, nine rebounds) in a non-league loss on the road against the Gryphons (5-13).