RESULTS: Varsity 37th Annual Christmas Classic

The 12-time District Champion Olympic Heights Wrestling team travelled to Santaluces High School on Friday and Saturday, December 11th and 12th, 2015 to compete in the 37th Annual Christmas Classic.

HEADLINER

37th X-Mas Classic Champs
37th X-Mas Classic Champs

The Lions came home Champions out of 21 teams at the Holiday Classic. The team crowned 8 Individual Champions: Nick Peglow(132), Eric Lentz(145), Dan Georges(152), Sam Cannova(160), Laurence Kosoy(170), Benjamin Asadoorian(182), Alexi Castro(195) and Stefen Singer(285). Also placing were: Nick Kratka(2nd), Ethan Altabet(3rd) and Garrett Davidofsky(4th). Laurence Kosoy was named Outstanding Upperweight. Here are the complete results:

Team Scores

1. Olympic Heights 273.5
2. Columbus 236
3. Cooper City 172.5
4. Treasure Coast 114
5. Santaluces 107
6. Jupiter 83.5
7. Park Vista 83
8. Boca Raton 80
9. Atlantic 71.5
10. Martin County 64
Royal Palm Beach 64
12. Vero Beach 63
13. John I Leonard 59
14. Dwyer 55.5
15. West Boca 50.5
16. Ft. Pierce Westwood 44
17. Cardinal Newman 38
18. Spanish River 34
19. St. Andrews 22
20. Centennial 15
21. Lake Worth 10

Championship

106 McNeal(TC) d. Huffman(Col), 113 Martinez(Col) d. Barrett(Atl), 120 Curiel(Col) p. Kratka(OH) 4:35, 126 Codinach(Col) p. Tuschman(Dwy), 132 Peglow(OH) d. Jordan(CC) 11-7, 138 Bentley(Col) p. Smith(RPB), 145 Lentz(OH) d. Codinach(Col) 15-10, 152 Georges(OH) p. Gonzalez(Col) 5:15, 160 Cannova(OH) d. Hill(BR) 8-7, 170 Kosoy(OH) p. Bordeau(WB) 3:30, 182 Asadoorian(OH) md. Gonzalez(CC) 11-3, 195 Castro(OH) d. Macugoski(CC) inj def, 220 Mann(Col) md. Guzman(CC), 285 Singer(OH) d. Cosgrave(VB) 3-2

Consolation

106 Swartz(CC) p. Goldstein(SR), 113 Mills(TC) p. Luna(CC), 120 Medio(San) d. Staats(MC), 126 Altabet(OH) p. Morales(CC) 3:00, 132 Greene(BR) d. Carrington(VB), 138 Warner(MC) p. Maher(PV), 145 Jones(CC) md. Lucarini(Dwy), 152 Naimi(WB) p. Fay(BR), 160 Burzycki(San) p. Basile(CN), 170 Whittington(San) md. Spero(PV), 182 Thornton(Jup) p. Randolph(FPW), 195 Perez(Jup) d. Adrien(TC), 220 Gerve(TC) md. Davidofksy(OH) 8-0, 285 Perez(Col) d. Alburquque(JIL)

Olympic Heights Individual Season Records

106 Cristian Carballo JR, 4-4, 2 pins
113 Fabian Jaramillo Fr, 3-6
120 Nick Kratka SO, 3-1, 2 pins
126 Ethan Altabet SR, 10-3, 3 pins
132 Nick Peglow JR, 8-3
138 Ian Pagan FR, 8-3, 5 pins
145 Eric Lentz JR, 7-1, 2 pins
152 Dan Georges SR, 11-1, 5 pins
160 Sam Cannova JR, 8-3, 5 pins
170 Laurence Kosoy SR, 12-0, 10 pins
182 Benjamin Asadoorian SR, 11-0, 5 pins
195 Alexi Castro SR, 3-0, 2 pins
220 Garrett Davidofsky SR, 10-3, 3 pins
285 Stefen Singer SR, 10-2, 7 pins

HEIGHTS WRESTLING NOTEBOOK BULLETS

  • Placements by year at the Santaluces Christmas Classic:
    • 2015 – 1st – 273.50 pts
    • 2010 – 2nd
  • The teams overall record for the tournament was 40-8 with 121 takedowns, 24 pins and a 9-2 record in decision matches.
  • Leading the tournament in takedowns was Senior Laurence Kosoy with 27.
  • Match of the tournament goes to Junior Nick Peglow who was down 6-3 in the finals before picking up the pace and tempo to battle back and get the 11-7 victory and tournament championship.
  • Next up for the Olympic Heights Wrestling Team is the Kuntz Duals at Boca Raton High School on Dec 18th and 19th, wrestling starting Friday at 5pm.