Middies All-State Wrestling, Track Roundup
Feb 26, 2019 06:42PM
● By Bill Gilman
All-State Indoor Track ChampionshipsDracut High's Jovan Aigbekaen placed 14th in the 55m hurdles in 7.91 seconds.
The Middies' DJ Gagnon was 12th in the shot put with a best toss of 47-04.50.
All-State Wrestling ChampionshipsSophomore Dante Rossetti placed third at 120, posting a stellar 5-1 record. Rossetti opened with a win over senior Christian Revis of Sabis, before falling to Nate Chandler of Newton North in the second round.
But Rossetti was not deterred. He bounced back in the consolation bracket and reeled off three straight wins to advance to the third place match. There, he was able to avenge his loss to Chandler with a convincing 11-2 win and the bronze.
Middies senior Devin Lambert earned a 4th place finish at 145. Lambert won his opening match before dropping into the consolation bracket with a second round loss. But he bounced back with three straight wins to move into the third place match, where he dropped a heartbreaking 3-2 decision to Zack Powell of Taconic.
Senior Allyn French placed 8th at 182.
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