Phoenix Varsity Wrestlers Hosts Tri-meet vs Tilton, Landmark

1 January 2016

The Hyde Phoenix Varsity Wrestling Team opened competition in the new year by hosting a tri-meet in the Joe Gauld Student Life Center on Saturday.

Hyde earned two dual meet wins against Class A League opponent Tilton School and Landmark School of the Eastern Independent League.

Leading the way for the Phoenix were Senior Captain Jake Durkin with two pinfall victories, senior 160 pounder Dylan Budd, sophomore Connor Foye at 132, and senior heavyweight Abdullah Alyemeni.

The Phoenix wrestled to a commanding win over Tilton 54 – 6, and a hard fought 48 – 30 win over Landmark.

Hyde hits the road on Saturday 16 January 2016 for a quint meet at Phillips Andover in MA, wrestling Deerfield Academy, Northfield – Mount Hermon School, the host Big Blue, and the Wolfpack of Hyde-CT with the President’s Cup up for grabs!

Wish us luck!

Dreaming Big, Working Hard… Hyde Wrestling

Coaches Devriendt and Kidwell

 

James Scharpf Takedown!
James Scharpf Takedown!
Jake Durkin on the Attack!
Jake Durkin on the Attack!
Connor Foye looking for the pin, Coach Devriendt getting Fired Up!
Connor Foye looking for the pin, Coach Devriendt getting Fired Up!
Abdullah Alyemeni with the Victory!
Abdullah Alyemeni with the Victory!