Trumbull seeding for Class LL wrestling
The Trumbull High wrestling team will host the Class LL championships beginning Friday at 4 p.m. and continuing Saturday with the championship quarterfinals and the consolation first round at 9 a.m.
The championship semifinals are scheduled for 2 p.m. and the finals at 7.
Coach Niko Filippakis’s Eagles are coming off a third-place finish in the FCIAC Tournament, where Cross Cannone (132 pounds), Stephen Briganti (160 pounds) and Joey Ryan (170 pounds) won titles.
Seeding for Trumbull by weight class for Class LL:
At 106 pounds, Tristan Haviland is seeded eighth with a 27-3 record. He has a bye into the first round, where he will wrestle 13th-seeded Dylan Ehret from Greenwich.
At 113 pounds, Alec Greco is seeded 15th and will wrestle Shelton’s John Rosa, the 18th seed, for the right to meet second-seeded Luca Crudo from Newtown in the first round.
At 120 pounds, Michael Mirmina is seeded ninth at 22-12. He has a bye to the first round, where he will wrestle Greenwich’s eighth-seeded Michael Russell.
At 126 pounds, Dante Montanaro, the #4 seed with a 26-4 record, will meet Greenwich’s 13th-seeded Wyndsor Doyle in the first round.
At 132 pounds, Cannone (31-1) is seeded first. He will meet either #17 David Okeke from New Haven or #16 Jeremy Czamanski from Stamford in the first round.
At 138 pounds, Brian Wallace is seeded 14th and will wrestle Fairfield Prep’s 19th-seeded Michael Lagrange for the right to meet #3 Kevin Side from Ridgefield in the first round.
At 145 pounds, Michael Greco is seeded 11th and will meet #22 Mustafa Kapadwala from Norwalk. Sixth-seeded Will Resto from Platt Tech/West Haven will be waiting in the first round.
At 152 pounds, Adam Angelucci (23-10) is seeded sixth. He will wrestle Danbury’s 11th-seeded Jarek Laplant in the first round.
At 160 pounds, Briganti is the #1 seed with a 29-1 record and will wrestle either 16th-seeded John Vecchio from Southington or #17 Ricardo Cortes-Cruz from Manchester in the first round.
At 170 pounds, Ryan is seeded fourth with a 27-5 record. He will wrestle #13 Daniel Bailon from Norwalk in the first round.
At 182 pounds, Jovaro Cucuta is seeded #12 and will meet fifth-seeded Demetriu Mariani from East Hartford in the first round.
At 195 pounds, Matt Alegi is seeded 12th and will meet fifth-seeded Jordan Fletcher from Manchester in the first round.
At 220 pounds, Michael Maresca is seeded 17th and will meet 16th-seeded Adrian Fabe. Top-seeded Khaleed Exum-Strong from Norwich Free Academy will be waiting in the first round.
At heavyweight, Stephen D’Amato at 25-8 in seeded ninth. He will wrestle #8 Kyle Tobin from Shelton in the first round.