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.