Booster Meeting: TBA
(Meetings usually are held last Thursday of each month)
2018 Wrestling Season
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2-27-18 — Saturday at Districts, which were held at Interboro High School, Downingtown West earned the team title and had 9 wrestlers qualify for the southeast regional tournament. Marco Cardi (113) took home the fourth place medal after a close match against Dom Chaclas from Unionville. The Whippets had three wrestlers earn third place finishes; Max Hale, 170, winning by decision (11-5), Joe Shafer, 195, winning by decision (5-1), and Chris Madanat, 220, who also won by decision (2-1). Chase Mielnik at 182 took home a second place medal after a tough bout against Noah Harvey from Chichester.
Downingtown West had the most champions with 4 wrestlers at the top of the podium. Jesse Cook (285) pinned his opponent in 3 minutes and 40 seconds and earning his first District title. Also earning his first district title was Gavin Hale (152) who came out on top with a 7-0 decision. Nick Lilley (138), coming back from an injury, earned himself gold after beating Brett Horne 12 to 6. Doug Zapf had a big day; district champ at 120, earned his 150th career win, and was District 1 West’s Outstanding Wrestler.
The road to Hershey continues Friday night with Oxford High School hosting Regionals; wrestling starts at 5:30 pm and at 9:30 am on Saturday.
If this is your first sport this year you must fill out the full form (10 pages). If it is your second sport there is a recertification form that must be filled out (2 pages).