Foran defeats Guilford in SCC wrestling

The Foran High wrestling team remained unbeaten in the Southern Connecticut Conference Conference when coach Dave Esposito’s Lions defeated Guilford High, 44-30, on Tuesday.

Foran is 13-1 overall and 5-0 in the SCC.

Zach Hubler earned a 9-3 decision at 170 pounds and Ricky Kratzer had a pin in 1:25 at 182 to give Foran the victory on the mat (the Lions’ Zachary Cardellichio earned a forfeit at 220 pounds).

Ater the forfeit tied the match at 6, Foran’s Luke Edmondson (25-second pin in the heavyweight division) and Gino Esposito (2:51 pin at 106 pounds) put Foran in front.

It was 18-12 Foran when Ryan Luth (120 pounds) won by 18-3 technical fall and Elijah Moretti (132) scored a 2:28 pin.

Roman Babadzhan’s 38-second pin for Foran at 138 pounds interrupted a string of Guilford wins in the middle weights.