Friday, December 11, 2015
Quince Orchard is currently tied for 5th place with Walter Johnson at the Mad Mats tournament hosted by Magruder High School. There are 18 private and public school teams competing from Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington, DC. QO is just a few points behind Magruder and Landon with Downington West from Pennsylvania on top of the leaderboard.
Five Cougar wrestlers made it to the semi-finals and have guaranteed themselves a top six placement: Jose Echeona (Fr, 106 lbs), Ross McCormick (Sr, 113 lbs), Alejandro Lopez (So, 126 lbs), Brett Williams (Jr, 170 lbs) and Eisley Kim (Sr, 195 lbs). Six others are still wrestling in the consolation round: Areiyan Golchin (So, 120 lbs), Edwin Portillo (Jr, 132 lbs), Alec Falconer (Jr, 145 lbs), Ali Manan (Sr, 152 lbs) and Jarret Kowalski (Jr, 182 lbs).
Wrestling starts up again on Saturday morning at 9:30 with the semi-final matches in the main gym and the consolation round in the auxiliary gym. Consolation rounds will continue throughout the day with the 3rd/4th place and 5th/6th place matches starting at 3pm and the championship finals commencing at 5pm.
Quince Orchard High School