The Daily Scarsdale: Edgemont Wrestling Sweeps into Tournament Final

Edgemont’s Peter Berman (in blue), has the upper hand on
Irvington’s Drew Cohen in their 138-pound match Wednesday.
Edgemont beat Irvington, advancing to the Section 1 Division II
Dual-Meet Championship final against Nanuet Monday.

Photo credit: Tony Pinciaro

From The Daily Scarsdale.

by Tony Pinciaro

CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. — Edgemont entered the Section 1 Division II Dual-Meet Championships back at full strength, which was bad news for the opposition.

The Panthers defeated Dobbs Ferry, 60-26, in a quarterfinal then handled Irvington, 68-15, Wednesday, advancing to the final of the inaugural Division II Dual-Meet tournament.

Edgemont will host Nanuet Monday at 4:30 p.m. for the title.

In preparation for this tournament, Edgemont competed in the Tony Carlucci Dual-Meet Tournament last weekend. The Panthers found themselves in the same pool with Division I powers Fox Lane, the eventual champion, and Monroe-Woodbury of Section 9. Edgemont finished sixth, but was without a few starters due to injury or illness.

?We felt we did pretty well, considering we were missing some of our starters,? senior Danny Kornberg said. ?We got the experience we needed. We wrestled hard matches, especially against Fox Lane and Monroe-Woodbury. When we wrestled Monroe-Woodbury, we had one of our best matches.?

When Edgemont returned to practice, Monday, the Panthers went to work, readying themselves Wednesday.

?Wrestling against Fox Lane and Monroe-Woodbury, we watched the video to see what we needed to work on,? Kornberg said. ?Once we did this, we made the adjustments and had good practices for this.?

Edgemont 68, Irvington 15

120 — Max Abramsky (Ed) pin. Nick D?Arrigo, 1:32; 126 — Will Graybeal (Ed) pin. Tristan Hickey, 1:04; 132 — Colin Hopkins (Ed) pin. Andrew Wassman, 1:17; 138 — Peter Berman (Ed) major dec. Drew Cohen, 14-3; 145 — Brett Pastore (I) dec. Jack McCormack, 3-0; 152 — Ross Kantor (Ed) pin. Zach Silverhardt, :32; 160 — Oliver Oks (Ed) major dec. Peter Jones, 15-2; 170 — Jason Worobow (Ed) pin. Joe Ciccio, :55; 182 — Chris Kim (Ed) pin. Evan Pachon, :57; 195 — Kevin Degan (I) won by forfeit; 220 — Danny Kornberg (Ed) pin. Adam Krieger, :18; 285 — Anthony DiNardo (I) won by forfeit; 99 — Tyler Aslanian (Ed) pin. Gideon Bernstein, :24; 106 — Sky Korek (Ed) pin. Tyler Wexler, 1:37; 120 — Trey Aslanian (Ed) pin. Justin Jimenez, :53.

Edgemont 60, Dobbs Ferry 26

113 — Trey Aslanian (Ed) won by forfeit; 120 — Max Abram sky (Ed) pin. Will Fontana, 1:07; 126 — Josh Dooz (DF) major dec. Will Graybeal, 17-5; 132 — Jimmy Kyreakedes (DF) pin. Colin Hopkins, 5:40; 138 — Peter Berman (Ed) pin. Matt Crawford, 1:25; 145 — Jack McCormack (Ed) pin. Kyle Lindsay, :58; 152 — Ross Kantor (Ed) pin. Frank Donaj, :40; 160 — Oliver Oks (Ed) pin. Terry Taylor, :31; 170 — Jason Worobow (Ed) pin. Anthony Casamo, 3:20; 182 — Mike Boyle (DF) pin. Chris Kim, 1:42; 195 — Adam Weis (DF) won by forfeit; 220 — Danny Kornberg (Ed) pin. Dennis DeLeon, 4:20; 285 — Joe Morello (DF) won by forfeit; 96 — Tyler Aslanian (Ed) won by forfeit; 103 — Sky Korek (Ed) pin. Nick Cipriano, 3:22.