Wrestling: Trumbull places first in McDougall Duals
The Trumbull wrestling team took first place at the McDougall Duals on Wednesday. Fairfield Ludlowe was second and Westhill-Stamford third.
Coach Nico Filippakis’ Eagles defeated FCIAC rival Fairfield Ludlowe, 48-16.
Posting wins were Alex Greco (10-2 decision at 120 pounds), Adam Giammattei (1:01 pin at 132), Dante Montanaro (20-second pin 138), Brian Wallace (2:47 pin at 145), Christopher Briganti (forfeit win at 160), Matt Alegi (6-3 decision at 182), Desmond Washington (1:57 pin at heavyweight), Matt Ryan (forfeit win at 106) and Tristan Haviland (16-0) technical fall at 113).
Trumbull defeated Westhill, 57-9, with Matt Ryan (15-0 tech fall), Haviland (1:01 pin), Alec Greco (4:30 pin), Mike Mirmina (33-second pin at 126 pounds), Giammattei (11-6 decision), Montanaro (17-1 tech fall), Wallace (5-3 decision), Michael Greco (10-4 decision at 154 pounds), Joey Ryan (1:30 pin at 172), Mike Maresca (6-3 decision at 222 pounds) and Washington (2:33 pin).
The Eagles defeated Notre Dame of Fairfield, 58-9. Winning for Trumbull were Giammattei (1:30 pin), Montanaro (forfeit), Wallace (10-7 decision), Michael Greco (52-second pin), Briganti (2:49 pin), Joey Ryan (1:04 pin), Maresca (3-0 decision), Matt Ryan (47-second pin), Haviland (4:37 pin), Alex Greco (1:27 pin) and Mirmina (1:06 pin).
Posting wins on the mat in a 72-6 victory over Platt Tech-Milford were Briganti (54-second pin), Alegi (23-second pin) and Matt Ryan (34-second pin).
Trumbull defeated Wilton High, 63-6. Winning matches on the mat for the Eagles were Montanaro (tech fall), Michael Greco (2:46 pin), Joey Ryan (8-7 OT decision), Briganti (3:27 pin), Washington (40-second pin), Matt Ryan (14-0 major decision) and Haviland (6-4 decision).
Trumbull will host Ridgefield High on Wednesday at 7 p.m. It will be Senior Night.