Varsity Wrestling · Lions Varsity Wrestling Team Places 2nd out of 9 teams at the 3rd Annual Audrey Genovese Memorial Tournament


  Place Points
Buckeye High School 1st 214.5
Orange High School 2nd 156
Canton South High School 3rd 144.5
Newbury High School 4th 129
Chagrin Falls High School 6th 117
John F Kennedy High School 7th 71
Warrensville Heights High School 8th 48
Horizon Science Academy 9th 28

The Lions Wrestling Team finished 2nd place out of 9 teams on Saturday at the Audrey Genovese Memorial Tournament. The team had 3 champions with Yury Pozdneev, Jared Kochis, and Qyce Dweik. Yury Pozdneev won the tournament MVP award for outstanding wrestler.

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Yury Pozdneev (29-4) placed 1st and scored 28.0 team points.

Quarterfinal – Yury Pozdneev (Orange) 29-4 won by fall over Alexander Maciech (Chagrin Falls) 4-15 (Fall 0:26)
Semifinal – Yury Pozdneev (Orange) 29-4 won by fall over Noah Williamson (Newbury) 0-2 (Fall 0:27)
1st Place Match – Yury Pozdneev (Orange) 29-4 won by fall over Preston DiMarco (Buckeye) 17-16 (Fall 5:59)
126
Nick Linetsky (12-14) placed 5th and scored 7.0 team points.

Quarterfinal – JONATHAN MARES (Chagrin Falls) 12-16 won by decision over Nick Linetsky (Orange) 12-14 (Dec 7-1)
Cons. Semi – Ryan Shonower (Cardinal) 17-14 won by fall over Nick Linetsky (Orange) 12-14 (Fall 1:46)
5th Place Match – Nick Linetsky (Orange) 12-14 won by fall over JOVAUGHN GAINES (John F. Kennedy) 1-4 (Fall 3:28)
132
Jared Kochis (4-6) placed 1st and scored 25.5 team points.

Semifinal – Jared Kochis (Orange) 4-6 won by tech fall over Jaeshawn Peacock (John F. Kennedy) 3-3 (TF-1.5 3:52 (16-0))
1st Place Match – Jared Kochis (Orange) 4-6 won by fall over Austin Strever (Cardinal) 16-12 (Fall 5:20)
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Jason Abounader (12-18) placed 2nd and scored 18.0 team points.

Quarterfinal – Jason Abounader (Orange) 12-18 won by decision over Sam Partain (Chagrin Falls) 15-13 (Dec 8-5)
Semifinal – Jason Abounader (Orange) 12-18 won by decision over Ben Barnes (Buckeye) 2-2 (Dec 8-7)
1st Place Match – Dylan Dotson (Buckeye) 20-11 won by decision over Jason Abounader (Orange) 12-18 (Dec 5-1)
145
Noah Klubnik (10-4) placed 2nd and scored 21.0 team points.

Quarterfinal – Noah Klubnik (Orange) 10-4 won by major decision over Chase Simak (Cardinal) 4-22 (MD 16-5)
Semifinal – Noah Klubnik (Orange) 10-4 won by fall over Trenton Kruse (Chagrin Falls) 14-14 (Fall 1:12)
1st Place Match – Trevor Badiu (Buckeye) 22-3 won by fall over Noah Klubnik (Orange) 10-4 (Fall 0:50)
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Qyce Dweik (21-11) placed 1st and scored 27.5 team points.

Quarterfinal – Qyce Dweik (Orange) 21-11 won by fall over Camden Amata (Chagrin Falls) 4-10 (Fall 1:37)
Semifinal – Qyce Dweik (Orange) 21-11 won by fall over AARON WALKER (Warrensville Hts.) 9-16 (Fall 2:48)
1st Place Match – Qyce Dweik (Orange) 21-11 won by tech fall over Joe Maitland (Buckeye) 20-16 (TF-1.5 5:10 (16-0))
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Josh Decipeda (6-15) placed 5th and scored 5.0 team points.

Semifinal – Dalton Frey (Canton South) 23-8 won by medical forfeit over Josh Decipeda (Orange) 6-15 (M. For.)
Cons. Semi – Jamaal Orr (John F. Kennedy) 1-5 won by forfeit over Josh Decipeda (Orange) 6-15 (For.)
5th Place Match – Josh Decipeda (Orange) 6-15 received a bye () (Bye)
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Grant Bell (8-3) placed 3rd and scored 12.0 team points.

Semifinal – Alex Piczer (Newbury) 22-11 won by fall over Grant Bell (Orange) 8-3 (Fall 1:03)
Cons. Semi – Grant Bell (Orange) 8-3 received a bye () (Bye)
3rd Place Match – Grant Bell (Orange) 8-3 won by fall over Trevor Fellouzis (Canton South) 8-21 (Fall 1:45)
285
Tanner Coker (11-11) placed 2nd and scored 12.0 team points.

1st Place Match – Henry Woofter (Chagrin Falls) 24-3 won by fall over Tanner Coker (Orange) 11-11 (Fall 0:41)