DA Finishes in Third in 9th Annual Phillips Academy Girls Wrestling Tournament

Phillips Academy hosted 103 wrestlers from 30 different schools to participate in the 9th Annual Phillips Academy Girls Wrestling tournament. Deerfield placed 3rd in the overall team score with 38 points. The day kicked off with a clinic from 7x National Team Member, 2x College National Champion for Menlo College, World University Champion, and 2x Olympic team alternate, Katherine Shai. Congrats to the Big Green’s Josephine Louis for placing 3rd in the 119.9lb group, Sophia Burke for finishing 3rd in the 140.2lb group, and Adeeva Ali for taking home 3rd in the 165.5lb group. A special thanks to Phillips Andover for hosting this wonderful annual event!

Top five teams: 1.Phillips Academy 99, 2.Middlesex 78, 3.Deerfield 38, 4.Gov’s 29, 5.Marianapolis 28

Place winners:

4th place: Claire Yoon, Middlesex
3rd place: Marlo Johnson, Governor’s Academy
2nd place: Nannette Chatman, Nobles & Greenough
1st place: Caitlyn McGhee, Methuen High School

Match results:
McGhee pinned Xiong :14; McGhee pinned Johnson 3:11; McGhee pinned Chatman 1:35
Chatman dec. Galia 3-1; Chatman dec. Yoon 5-4;
Johnson dec. Hoang 6-1; Johnson pin Galicia 2:48; Johnson pinned Yoon 4:59
Yoon pinned Jacobson; Yoon dec. Hoang 11-6
5th place: Gracia Galicia (Marvelwood) pin Thu Hoang (Marianapolis) 3:45
7th place: Sonia Xiong (Phillips Academy) dec. Presley Jacobson (BB&N) 12-3

4th place: Sachi Mehra, Choate Rosemary Hall
3rd place: Mary Adams, Portsmouth Abbey
2nd place: Sakina Cotton, Phillips Academy
1st place: Abigail Alicandro, Marianapolis Prep

Match Results:
Alicandro pinned Gasso 0:23; Alicandro pinned Delegas 0:37; Alicando pinned Cotton 1:17
Cotton dec. Adams 6-3; Cotton pinned Mott 3:40;
Adams pinned Tzou 2:49; Adams pinned Delegas 1:41; Adams dec. Mehra 7-2
Mehra pinned Gasso 4:58; Mehra pinned Mott 0:32;
5th place: Olivia Delegas (Greate Lawrence Technical School) pin Gabrielle Mott (Milton) :20
7th place: Daniella Gasso (Portsmouth Abbey) pinned Brania Tzou (NMH) 0:22

4th place: Lindsay Hurr, Middlesex
3rd place: Josephine Louis, Deerfield
2nd place: Maya Douge, Middlesex
1st place: Eva Murphy, Phillips Academy

Match results:
Murphy dec. Louis 5-1; Murphy pinned Hurr 0:46; Murphy dec. Douge in OT 12-10
Douge pinned Thakur 1:05; Douge pinned Yu 0:48;
Louis pinned Nirmal 2:38; Louis pinned Yu 0:43; Louis pinned Hurr 2:20
Hurr dec. Nirmal 13-5; Hurr pinned Wang 0:55
5th place: Amy Wang (Marianapolis) pinned Rose Yu (Portsmouth Abbey) 4:48
7th place: Gabriela Nirmal (Choate) pinned Mojavi Thakur (NMH) 1:57

4th place: Claire Stone, Governor’s Academy
3rd place: Wendi Zheng, Phillips Academy
2nd place: Juliette Alford, Middlesex
1st place: Latoya Kibusi, Reading High School

Match results:
Kibusi pinned Stone; Kibusi pinned Zheng 4:44; Kibusi pinned Alford 1:06
Alford pinned Carmona 4:17; Alford pinned Kennedy 0:59
Zheng pinned Knot 0:33; Zheng pinned Carmona 0:51; Zheng pinned Stone 0:53
Stone pinned Kennedy 2:48; Stone pinned Knot 1:52
5th place: Julia Carmona (Phillips Academy pinned Laila Kennedy (Marvelwood) 4:45
7th place: Kimberly Guzman-Flores (Middlesex) won by injury default over Tanvi Knot (Middlesex)

4th place: Charlotte Lokere, Lawrence Academy
3rd place: Sophia Burke, Deerfield
2nd place: Lily Fitzpatrick, St. Paul’s School
1st place: Dani Nugent, Phillips Academy

Match results:
Nugent pinned Evans :23; Nugent pinned Burke 0:29; Nugent pinned Fitzpatrick 1:51
Fitzpatrick pinned Chai 0:40; Fitzpatrick pinned Lokere 0:36
Burke pinned Lee 3:18; Burke pinned Chai 0:20; Burke pinned Lokere 0:38
Lokere pinned Colgate 4:15; Lokere pinned Lee 0:55
5th place: Jina Lee (NMH) pinned Iris Chai (NMH) 2:59
7th place: Isabelle Evans (Greater Lawrence Technical School) won by injury default over Avery Colgate (Governor’s)

4th place: Xavia Banigan, Governor’s Academy
3rd place: Merrit Coward, Portsmouth Abbey
2nd place: Ayla Goldman, Middleboro
1st place: Love Daley, Middlesex

Match results:
Daley pinned Banigan 0:22; Daley pinned Coward 0:20; Daley pinned Goldman 0:46
Golman pinned Barlow 0:33; Goldman pinned Yang 0:46
Coward pinned Barlow 1:22; Coward dec. Banigan 7-4
Banigan pinned Yang 2:30
5th place: Marvin Yang (NMH) pinned Amelia Barlow (Governor’s) 0:33
7th place: Isa Matloff over (BYE)

4th place: Karla Lazaro NMH
3rd place: Adeeva Ali, Deerfield
2nd place: Lindsay Laws, Silver Lake
1st place: Tayla Tildsley, Shawsheen Tech

Match results:
Round 1: Tildsley dec. Laws 4-3, Ali inj. def. Lazaro
Round 2: Laws pinned Ali 1:29, Tidsley forfeit Lazaro
Round 3: Tildsley pinned Ali 0:59, Laws forfeit Lazaro

2nd place: Dylan Hoyes-Gbewonyo, Marvelwood
1st place: Nor DeHoog, Phillips Academy
Match results:
Round 1: DeHoog pinned Hoyes-Gbewonyo 0:51
Round 2: DeHoog pinned Hoyes-Gbewonyo 0:32