Wrestling: Lions sweep Ledyard Duals

The Foran High wrestling team defeated Branford, 62-18, Lyman/Windham Tech, 49-22, South Kingston (R.I.), 39-36, and Westerly (R.I.), 78-5, at the Ledyard Duals on Saturday.

Coach Dave Esposito’s seventh-ranked Lions are now 15-2 on the season.

Jubilee Witte at 132 pounds was 4-0 on the day, all by fall,, with a 1:15 pin versus Branford, a 22-second pin against Lyman, a 49-second pin against South Kingston and a 1:05 pin versus Westerly.

Gino Esposito went 4-0 at 113 pounds, with a 16-4 major decision over Branford, a 2:22 pin over Lyman, a 4:32 pin versus South Kingston and a 4:40 pin against Westerly.

Ryan Luth was also 4-0. He pinned in 1:11 against Branford, won a 13-2 major decision against Lyman, pinned in 29 seconds versus South Kingston and in 1:55 versus Westerly.

Michael Ross at 145 was perfect, with a 1:41 pin against Branford, a 1:38 pin against South Kingston and pinned in 1:55 versus Westerly.

Noah Hubler at 170 had  a 10-2 major decision over Branford and a 57-second pin against Lyman.

Luke Edmondson at heavyweight won by 1:13 fall versus Lyman and 1:01 pin against South Kingston.

Umer Khan at 160 won by 3:54 pin versus Branford, and 1:31 fall over Westerly.

Qasim Khan at 182 won by 5:59 pin against South Kingston and by 24-second fall versus Westerly.

Will Mauro at 120 pounds pinned in 2:32 versus Branford and in 1:59 against Westerly.

Michael Giordano at 106 pounds had a 46-second pin versus Westerly and an 8-5 decision against Lyman.

Colby Stuart at 195 won an 8-4 decision against South Kingston.

Patrick Grider at 220 pinned in 1:06 versus Lyman.

Ronnie Gaul at 152 pinned in 2:15 versus Lyman.

Roman Babadzhan at 145 had a 28-second pin against Westerly.

Elijah Moretti (126) added team points.