Thursday, February 21, 2008

Six win NCISAA wrestling titles

Six Charlotte wrestlers won championships at the N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association meet at Providence Day.

Charlotte Latin and Charlotte Christian had three champions apiece.

Latin’s Frank Walker won the title at 119 pounds, and finished 39-7. Teammate Marshall Sykes (36-4) was champion at 130 pounds, and Rick Sassano capped a 35-5 season with the title at 152 pounds.

Christian dominated the upper weight classes. David Borrelli (47-1) won the championship at 171, which was his second straight state title.

Christian’s Lee Rose (38-6) won the 215-pound division, and Josh Thompson (15-3) was champion at 285.

-- Cliff Mehrtens

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

David Borrelli won THREE State Championships in a row!

Anonymous said...

Other Charlotte area schools did well in this tournament also. SouthLake Christian (in only its
second year with wrestling as a varsity sport) had 2 Second place finishes and 3 Thrid place finishes. They also finished Third amoung the teams. WAY TO GO EAGLES!!!!!

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