Ryan puts another Eagle in FCIAC wrestling finals
Trumbull's Joey Ryan, the top seed in the FCIAC wrestling championship's 170-pound class, secured a spot in the championships on Saturday at New Canaan High School. He was the fifth Eagle grappler to win a semifinal match in the tournament.
Ryan beat Matt Adam of Danbury in a 6-4 decision. He'll face No. 2 Lee Stenild Johansen of Fairfield Ludlowe, who beat No. 3 Vasili Nikiforides of Brien McMahon High School in a 10-7 decision.
The FCIAC championships, in all weight classes, is going on all day at New Canaan High School.
Seven other Trumbull wrestlers are in semifinal matches today. Updates will be posted on TrumbullTimes.com's sports page throughout the day. Links to results of previous matches can be found in the notes below.
Notes: Tristan Haviland, No. 1 in the 106-pound class, won his semifinal match... Cross Cannone, No. 1 in the 132-pound class, won his semifinal match... Mike Greco of Trumbull, ranked No. 6 in the 145-pound class, was pinned by Will Mills of Danbury in 1:25... Adam Angelucci, No. 2 in the 152-pound class, won his semifinal match... Stephen Briganti, No. 1 in the 160-pound class, won his semifinal match.