Connetquot (12-0) defeated Sachem North (18-7), 56-15, in a battle of League II powers before a capacity crowd at Sachem North HS. The Thunderbirds were paced by the McCabe brothers; Sean (28-2) at 112 and James (29-1) at 119, along with Conner Gribbin (21-5) and Nick Castellanos (28-5). Sean applied a bar-arm and James used a headlock as both registered first period falls. Gribbin scored with a series of single and double leg takedowns en route to a 13-3 major decision at 135 and Castellanos emerged from a leg scramble and posted a pin at the 1:35 mark in his 140-pound bout.
CONNETQUOT VS. SACHEM NORTH
PHOTOS
1/29/10
96- Anthony Scaffedi (Connetquot)
103- Steven Bulzomi (Connetquot)
112- Sean McCabe (Connetquot)
119- James McCabe (Connetquot)
125- Ryan Gerondel (Sachem North)
130- Stephen Drew (Connetquot)
135- Connor Gribbin (Connetquot)
145- Mike Cella (Connetquot)
152- Shaun Gillen (Connetquot)
160- Nick LoBue (Connetquot)
171- John Zullo (Connetquot)
189- Nick Horn (Sachem North)
215- Joe Kirchner (Sachem North)
285- Andrew Mellina (Sachem North)
140- Nick Castellanos(Connetquot)