high school wrestling

13 local wrestlers shine at girls state championships

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 11:30am

WINDHAM — Thirteen high school wrestlers representing Camden Hills, Belfast, Mount View and Medomak Valley traveled Wednesday, Feb. 19 to Windham High School to compete in the girls individual state wrestling championships. 

Placing for Camden Hills were Emma Vydas (first), Kristina Kelly (third), Meg Gleasner (third), Hayleigh Martz (third) and Nina Fantini (second). 

Placing for Mount View were Emma Fonger (second), Morgan Fonger (third) and Hailey Wood (fourth). 

Placing for Medomak Valley was Elizabeth Bowman (third). 

Placing for Belfast were Alexia Hopkins (fourth) and Junne Robertson-McIntire (third). 

Below is how each area wrestler performed at the individual girls state championships. 

106 pounds: Emma Vydas (Camden Hills) pinned Junne Robertson-McIntire (Belfast) and defeated Emma Shaw (Skowhegan). 

106 pounds: Junne Robertson-McIntire (Belfast) pinned by Emma Vydas (Camden Hills). 

113 pounds: Haley Wood (Belfast) pinned by Izzy Lamb (Washington Academy), pinned Allegra Barlett (Fryeburg Academy) and pinned by Meg Gleasner (Camden Hills). 

113 pounds: Meg Gleasner (Camden Hills) pinned Felicia Raymond (Massabessic), lost by major decision to Anunathaya MacDonnell (Falmouth), pinned Haley Wood (Belfast) and defeated Reese Hesseltine (Wiscasset). 

120 pounds: Kristina Kelly (Camden Hills) pinned Morgan Fonger (Mount View) and pinned by Jayda Stevens (Oxford Hills). 

120 pounds: Morgan Fonger (Mount View) pinned by Kristina Kelly (Camden Hills), pinned Rylee Harding (Piscataquis) and defeated Hailey Wood (Mount View). 

120 pounds: Hailey Wood (Mount View) pinned Gianna Anderson (Ellsworth), lost to Jayda Stevens (Oxford Hills), pinned Kadence Reynolds (Lisbon/Oak Hill) and lost to Morgan Fonger (Mount View). 

132 pounds: Emma Fonger (Mount View) defeated Kiah Wilson (Bucksport) and lost to Rachel Tuck (Skowhegan). 

138 pounds: Nina Fantini (Camden Hills) pinned Lillian Runsafter (Oxford Hills) and pinned by Taylor Bridges (Washington Academy). 

145 pounds: Elizabeth Bowman (Medomak Valley) pinned Marina Theriault (Mattanawcook), pinned by Donna Arsenault (Mountain Valley), pinned Anna Plessinger (Fryeburg) and pinned Marina Theriault (Mattanawcook). 

160 pounds: Alexia Hopkins (Belfast) pinned by Kloee Moore (Old Town), defeated Elizabeth Mushero (Mattanawcook), defeated Brooke Richards (Belfast) and pinned by Hayleigh Martz (Camden Hills). 

160 pounds: Hayleigh Martz (Camden Hills) won by technical pin against Elizabeth Mushero (Mattanawcook), pinned by Kloee Moore (Old Town), pinned Sana Balghonia (Richmond) and pinned Alexia Hopkins (Belfast). 

160 pounds: Brooke Richards (Belfast) defeated Sana Balghonia (Richmond), pinned by Elizabeth Bernier (Bucksport) and lost to Alexia Hopkins (Belfast). 

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