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Interscholastic League Championships
Wrestling Tournament & Class A Sectional Semifinals
@ John Marshall High School
Friday, March 28,
(Scores not reported. Winners advance to Class A Sectional finals.)
Thomas* (Madison) p. Fitzmorris
112 - Donald Ginther* (West) d.
120 - Nash* (West) d.
127 - Charles Cardillo* (Marshall) d.
Bill Malone (East), overtime
133 - Rutan (Edison) p.
138 - Halpin* (Charlotte) d.
R. Pierce (West)
145 - Holley* (Charlotte) d.
C. Pierce (West)
154 - Sam Ange* (East) d. Bour
165 - Paul Thomann* (Edison) won
by default over Sam Mistretta
Leonardo (Jefferson) d. Houseman
Lou Baxter (Monroe) d. Goodberlet
* Declared Section
5 Class A champions.
Grapplers Vie Tonight At Marshall
Democrat and Chronicle,
March 29, 1947
Full Text: Copyright
1947 Rochester Democrat and Chronicle.
Reproduced with the permission of Gannett Company Inc.
Charlotte and West
stole the limelight from Edison's city-league wrestling champions as
they each captured two of the eight sectional grappling crowns staged at
John Marshall last night.
remaining title bouts in "A" will be held tonight in conjunction with
the finals in Class B. The "B" eliminations are scheduled to be run off
at 11:30 o'clock this morning with the finals in both classes at 7:30
triumphs were registered by Halpin
and Holley in the 138 and 145-lb.
classes and West's titles were annexed by Gunther
and Nash in the 112 and 120-lb.
title was won by Paul Thomann in
the 165-lb. event when Sam Mistretta
of Jeff injured his shoulder and defaulted. Ange
of East outpointed Bour of Tech in
the 154-lb. affair; Thomas of
Madison scored one of the two falls of the night when he pinned
Fitzmorris of tech in the 103-lb. class,
and Cardillo of Marshall
outpointed Malone of East in the
127 for the other championships.
semifinal matches saw Rutan of Tech pin Burgio of Jeff in the 133-lb.
class. Leonardo of Jeff outpointed Houseman of Tech in the 175 and
Baxter of Monroe best
Goodberlet of Tech in the unlimited
A trio of Geneva
High grapplers will vie for "A" honors today. Baroody
will face Rutan, Dickinson
tests Leonardo and Hoddad