Salisbury Press

Sunday, March 24, 2019
PRESS PHOTO BY NANCY SCHOLZ Salisbury's Katie Rutt scored all of her team's five points in a recent loss to Notre Dame (Green Pond). PRESS PHOTO BY NANCY SCHOLZ Salisbury's Katie Rutt scored all of her team's five points in a recent loss to Notre Dame (Green Pond).
PRESS PHOTO BY RON GOWER Salisbury's Carver Moyer took fifth place at a recent tournament in Jim Thorpe. PRESS PHOTO BY RON GOWER Salisbury's Carver Moyer took fifth place at a recent tournament in Jim Thorpe.
PRESS PHOTO BY RON GOWERThe Falcons’ Nate Natal took second place at the Jim Thorpe Christmas Tournament. PRESS PHOTO BY RON GOWERThe Falcons’ Nate Natal took second place at the Jim Thorpe Christmas Tournament.

Grapplers finish ninth at JT Tourney

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 by The Press in Sports

WRESTLING

Saturday, Dec. 29

Salisbury at Jim Thorpe Tournament

The Salisbury wrestling team took ninth place at the Jim Thorpe Christmas Tournament on Dec. 29.

With just five wrestlers competing in the tournament, the Falcons had four place winners and two silver medalists at the event. They finished ninth out of 17 teams. Danville won the tournament with 221 points. Archbishop Ryan finished second at 190.5, followed by Crestwood (150) and the host Olympians (139.5) and Cedar Crest (136.5). Salisbury accumlated 82.5 points to finish behind Williams Valley (94) and above Norristown (77).

Nathaniel Natal (138) and Jonah Niesenbaum (220) both took second place in the tournament, while teammates Carver Moyer (fifth place at 106) and Ben Krause (sixth place at 160) also reached the final round of the tournament.

The following are results for Salisbury wrestlers at the Jim Thorpe Tournament.

106 - Carver Moyer

Moyer pinned Tyler Slotterback (North Schuylkill) in 1:57

Landon Hopper (Danville) major dec. Moyer, 10-0

Moyer pinned Emilio Martinez (Allen) in :27

Moyer dec. Slotterback, 11-6

Fifth-place match: Moyer pinned Hunter Greenberg (Crestwood) in :21

138 - Nathaniel Natal

Natal pinned Ethan Gavornick (Jim Thorpe) in 1:08

Natal pinned James VanAllen (Archbishop Ryan) in 1:07

Natal pinned Maurice Smith (Berwick) in 2:!3

Championship match: Ryan Scicchatano (Cedar Crest) major dec. Natal, 16-6

145 - Devon Alder

Alder pinned Lamar Easley (Panther Valley) in 1:39

Kaden Kurzawa (Danville) pinned Alder in 1:05

Aaron Williams (Bloomsburg) pinned Alder in 4:05

160 - Ben Krauss

Eric Moyer (Panther Valley) pinned Krauss in 4:45

Krauss pinned Aaron Minnich (Williams Valley) in 1:57

Krause maj. dec. Moyer, 12-0

Fifth-place match: Austin Bohr (Cedar Crest) pinned Krauss in 1:26

220 - Jonah Niesenbaum

Niesenbaum pinned Nysier Reed (Allen) in :31

Niesenbaum tech. fall Joe Tinari (North Schuylkill), 19-4 in 3:13

Ethan Mordaunt (Jim Thorpe) dec. Niesenbaum, 3-0

BOYS BASKETBALL

Saturday, Jan. 5

N’western-Salisbury

Northwestern posted a 69-50 win over Salisbury. For more about the game see story on Page 7.

NORTHWESTERN

Rosamalia 0-0-0-0, Hebelka 0-0-0-0, Seyfried 4-0-0-8, Yadush 2-4-4-8, Hagadus 3-0-0-7, Bollinger 5-2-3-13, McCann 1-0-0-3, Robert 0-0-0-0, Henry 0-0-0-0, Snyder 2-0-0-4, Thomas 9-1-2-20, Holmes 0-0-0-0, Garrido 0-0-0-0, Hallman 3-0-0-6. TOTALS: 29-7-9-69.

SALISBURY

Foley 2-0-0-4, Weber 3-1-1-8, Cornish 1-0-0-2, Sylvester 4-0-2-10, Stephens 2-3-4-7, Zong 0-0-0-0, Herrera 4-1-1-9, Frankenfield 0-0-0-0, Panariello 4-0-2-8, Snyder 1-0-0-2. TOTALS: 21-5-10-50.

N’western 20 22 20 7 - 69

Salisbury 12 13 6 19 - 50

Three-pointers: Northwestern - Bollinger 1, Thomas 1, McCann 1, Hagadus 1; Salisbury - Sylvester 2, Weber 1.

Thursday, Jan. 3

Notre Dame (GP)-Salisbury

The Crusaders beat Salisbury 79-56.

Notre Dame was led by Chris Omick with 26 points, including six three-point baskets.

The Falcons were led by Sean Snyder with 12 points.

NOTRE DAME

Boyle 7-1-2-17, Baldo 4-1-2-9, Cunningham 0-4-4-4, Cornish 4-1-1-9, Darno 0-0-0-0, Garcia 0-0-0-0, Leary 0-2-2-2, DeFoe 0-0-0-0, Domzalski 0-0-0-0, Omick 10-0-0-26, Korpics 2-1-6-5, Campbell 1-2-4-5. TOTALS: 29-12-21-79.

SALISBURY

Foley 2-2-2-6, Weber 2-2-2-7, Cornish 2-0-1-4, Sylvester 4-0-0-8, Stephens 1-5-6-7, Zong 0-0-0-0, Herrera 1-0-0-2, Frankenfield 1-1-1-3, Panariello 2-1-4-6, Warmkessel 0-1-2-1, Snyder 4-1-4-12. TOTALS: 19-13-22-56.

Notre Dame 23 17 24 15 - 79

Salisbury 16 7 19 14 - 56

Three-pointers: ND - Omick 6, Boyle 2, Campbell; S - Snyder 3, Weber, Panariello.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Friday, Jan. 4

Salisbury-Northwestern

Northwestern beat Salisbury 63-22. For more about the game see story on Page 7

SALISBURY

Wittman 4-3-4-12, Mohry 1-0-2-3, Holben 0-3-5-3, Kubinsky 0-0-0-0, Koutch 1-0-0-2, Mizgerd 0-0-0-0, Rutt 0-0-0-0, Aungst 1-0-0-2, Watson 0-0-0-0, Bettuccio 0-0-0-0, Martinez 0-0-0-0. TOTALS: 7-6-11-22.

NORTHWESTERN

Bleam 0-0-0-0, Betz 1-2-4-4, Mack 2-0-2-4, Motolese 1-0-0-2, Lister 1-1-2-3, Jones 4-0-0-8, Ledoboer 1-0-0-2, Sevrain 4-2-2-12, Hess 0-0-0-0, Sekerak 3-1-1-7, Christopher 7-1-1-15, Grohotolski 0-0-0-0, Dorney 3-0-0-6, Giese 0-0-0-0. TOTALS: 27-7-12-63.

Salisbury 7 5 3 7 - 22

Northwestern 28 18 11 6 - 63

Three-pointers: Salisbury - Wittman 1, Mohry 1; Northwestern - Sevrain 2.

Thursday, Jan. 3

Salisbury-Notre Dame (GP)

Notre Dame (Green Pond) rolled to a 64-5 win over Salisbury.

Cassie Murphy scored a game-high 14 point for the Crusaders.

Salisbury got all five of it’s points from Katie Rutt.

SALISBURY

Wittman 0-0-0-0, Mohry 0-0-0-0, Holben 0-0-0-0, Kubinsky 0-09-0-0, Koutch 0-0-0-0, Mizgerd 0-0-0-0, Rutt 2-0-0-5, Aungst 0-0-0-0, Watson 0-0-2-0, Bettuccio 0-0-0-0. TOTALS: 2-0-2-5.

NOTRE DAME

Medei 1-0-0-2, DeFranco 1-0-0-2, Wachter 3-0-0-6, Micklus 0-0-0-0, Cooper 3-2-2-9, Santos 2-0-0-5, B. Hezel 2-0-0-4, Bates 5-2-2-12, G. Hezel Murphy 7-0-0-14. TOTALS: 29-4-4-64.

Salisbury 3 0 2 0 - 5

Notre Dame 24 22 12 6 - 64

Three-pointers: S - Rutt; ND - Cooper, Santos.