Sunday, January 17, 2021

Dragon Wrestlers Capture Third Straight District Title

The Carroll Dragon wrestling team’s successful season added another accomplishment last weekend at the District 4 Tournament Championship at Keller Central. The Dragons won their third tournament title in a row. Carroll, which went undefeated in the regular season Dual Championship, won the district tournament by 29 points.

Carroll advanced four wrestlers to the finals and produced three district champions – Matt Spuria, Michael Basler and Cody Lindberg. In all, 11 wrestlers (10 boys, 1 girl) advanced to the Region I tournament, which will be held at Arlington Martin on Friday and Saturday.

Individual District Champions:
Matt Spuria Sr. 138
Michael Basler Jr. 152
Cody Lindberg Sr. 195 (two-time District Champion)

Boys District 4 Individual Tournament Results:
106 Clay Vincent Fr. 6th
113 Evan Lawson So. 3rd (Advanced to Regionals)
120 Baron Walsh So. 4th (Advanced to Regionals)
126 Zach Schmidt Fr. 4th (Advanced to Regionals)
132 Jacob Swoyer Sr. 3rd (Advanced to Regionals)
138 Matt Spuria Sr. CHAMPION (Advanced to Regionals)
145 Jack Ohlhaber Sr. 2nd (Advanced to Regionals)
152 Michael Basler Jr. CHAMPION  (Advanced to Regionals)
160 Robert Romanelli Sr. 5th (Regional Alternate)
170 Harry Chapman Sr. 3rd (Advanced to Regionals)
182 Rishin Patel Sr. 3rd (Advanced to Regionals)
195 Cody Lindberg Sr. CHAMPION (Advanced to Regionals)
220 Connor Chase Sr. 5th (Regional Alternate)
HWT Nash Dickey Jr. 5th (Regional Alternate)

Girls District 4 Results:
Simona Olarte Fr. 3rd (Advanced to Regionals)