Foran wrestling defeats Notre Dame-West Haven in opener

The Foran wrestling team defeated Notre Dame-West Haven 70-6 on Wednesday.

Coach Dave Esposito’s Lions recorded eight pins, were awarded a pair of forfeits, and won three decisions in the season opener.

Mason Hallstrom (113 pounds), Antonio Madero (126), Craig Mager (132), Kyle Pokornowski (145) and Oliver Ardrey (152) earned first period falls.

Joe Cichowski pinned in 2:30 at 182 pounds. Eliot Poffenberger won his 195-pound bout in 2:35.

Max Newtown scored a four-point major decision (14-4) at 170.

Anthony Giordano won 4-2 at 138.

James Taylor posted a 9-8 decision at 160.

Notre Dame’s Joshua Kuczynski won at heavyweight for coach Rich Anderson.