Lindbergh wrestlers finish season 7-0 in dual meets

Members of the Lindbergh and Renton wrestling teams pose for a photo following the River Ridge Rumble. - Vicki Maddy, for the Renton Reporter
Members of the Lindbergh and Renton wrestling teams pose for a photo following the River Ridge Rumble.
— image credit: Vicki Maddy, for the Renton Reporter

The Lindbergh Eagles wrestling team on Jan. 23 defeated Kennedy 43-31 to improve their overall and league record to a perfect 7-0.

The Eagles sit atop the Seamount League standings, followed by Hazen, with a 5-1 league record and a 7-1 record overall. Renton presently sits in third with a 3-2 league record.

In addition, Lindbergh placed third as a team Saturday at the River Ridge Rumble in Tumwater. Jayden Schwope (120 pounds), Trevonn Russell (195) and James Garcia (285) all won their weight classes. Colton Maddy (126) and Diego Gallegos (170) finished in second and Zach Goe (106) and Westerling Nugent (138) finished in third place to earn medals.

The Renton Indians wrestling team also competed at the Rumble, finishing in fifth place as a team. Khali Crowl won his weight division for the Indians.

Results from the Lindbergh win over Kennedy are:

106 – Zach Goe (L) won by forfeit

113 – Chad Omonaka (L) won by forfeit

120 – Vinnie Sposari (K) pinned Aby Chufar, 3:05

126 – Jayden Schwope (L) pinned Brady Moore, 2:10

132 – Colton Maddy (L) pinned Spencer Mackenzie, 2:45

138 – Jack Larson (K) pinned Deven Maddy, 4:33

145 – Michael Werlech (K) pinned Javon Willis, :17

152 – Joey Werlech (K) dec. Tristan Demond, 8-2

160 – Jacob Daily (K) maj dec. David Silva, 15-7

170 – Diego Gallegos (L) dec. Chaz Bergseth, 9-6

182 – Joey Hernandez (L) maj dec, Casey Stensaas, 10-1

195 – Ben Josie (K) wins by forfeit

220 – Trevonn Russell (L) pinned Sabastian Ferraro, 5:02

285 – James Garcia (L) pinned Alex Lesar, 4:52


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