Tallmadge Middle School wrestling team beats Copley

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The host Tallmadge Middle School wrestling team earned a 47-37 victory over Copley Dec. 12.

The following Tallmadge wrestlers won their matches:

• 92 pounds: Cameron Figueroa 8-0

• 104: Carlos DeMarino pin

• 116: Foster Zalar pin

• 122: Logan Rapini pin

• 134: Chris Musci major decision

• 142: Peter Cornacchione 10-7

• 172: Caiden Genovese pin

• 205: Devon Manning pin

• 245: Cole McCain forfeit

Tallmadge hosted the annual Tallmadge Middle School Wrestling Invitational Tournament Dec. 8. Stow won the eight-team tournament with 288 points.

Aurora placed second with 211 points and Tallmadge took fourth with 138 points.

Tallmadge had several wrestlers place in the top four.

Genovese was Tallmadge's only champion at 160 pounds.

Finishing second was Matt Beckwith (98) and Rapini (122) and Manning (172) placed third.

Jerry Walsh (80), Figueroa (92), Zalar (116), Cornacchione (142), Dan Hepler (150) and McCain (245) each finished third for Tallmadge.

On Dec. 5, Tallmadge traveled to Revere Middle School in Richfield to wrestle a tri-match.

Tallmadge went 2-0 with wins over Revere (55-29) and Cleveland Heights (66-29).

The following Tallmadge wrestlers won their matches against Revere:

• 86: Berry 15-9

• 92: Figueroa pin

• 98: Beckwith pin

• 110: Tristin Mollahan pin

• 116: Zalar pin

• 122: Rapini pin

• 128: Kyle Wojciechowski major decision

• 142: Cornacchione pin

• 150: Dan Hepler pin

• 160: Genovese pin

The following Tallmadge wrestlers won their matches against Cleveland Heights:

• 80: Walsh pin

• 92: Figueroa 6-0

• 98: Beckwith pin

• 110: Mollahan pin

• 116: Zalar pin

• 128: Wojciechowski pin

• 134: Musci pin

• 142: Cornacchione pin

• 150 Hepler pin

• 160: Genovese pin

• 172: Dimitri Fortseras pin

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