Top Seeded Cumberland Valley Defeats Hempfield in 1st Round of D3 Team AAA Duals

Hempfield ran into a buzzsaw tonight as the fell to the top-seeded Cumberland Valley Eagles by a score of 57-20. Cumberland Valley was coming into the match, having just beaten the number 2 ranked team in the State over the weekend, Nazareth, 29-26. They looked the part of one of the best teams in the State by jumping out to an early 18 – 0 lead on the Black Knights. Hempfield picked up pins by Jordan Ortiz at 182, Tommy Bennett, at 195, and a Tech Fall by Joey Goodhart, at Hwt, to shrink the deficit to 24-17, Cumberland Valley. CV won the next 3 matches, 2 of them by Falls to open up a commanding 39-17 lead at that point. David Good, continued his excellent season, as he picked up his 25th win, 4-2, over his opponent to complete the scoring for the Black Knights. Next up is a match against Governor Mifflin, at their gym on Saturday, February 1st at noon, followed by a rescheduled match with Donegal, next Thursday night, February 6th at 7pm at their place to round out the regular dual meet season for the Black Knights.

Cumberland Valley 56, Hempfield 20
152 – F. Belga,CV, p. T. Reber,  2:30, (6-0)
160 – T.C. Warner, CV, by FFT. (12-0)
170 – B. Rudy, CV, p. B. Mathias,  1:14, (18-0)
182 – J. Ortiz, H, p. T. Cook, 4:28, (18-6)
195 – T. Bennett, H, p. B. Rigney,  5:39, (18-12)
220 – J. Stanford, CV, by FFT, (24-12)
Hwt  – J. Goodhart, H, tech fall, B. Drabenstahft, 6:00, 19-4, (24-17)
106 – W. Kaides, CV, p. B. Hartman, 5:06, (30-17)
113 – W. Long, CV, d. A. Miller, 9-2, (33-17)
120 – C. Reinhart, CV, p. R. Sanchez, :26, (39-17)
126 – D. Good, H. d. R. Wolf, 4-2, (39-20)
132 – W. Southbe, CV, p. L. Granbois, 5:15, (45-20)
138 – S. Faruque, CV, p. A. Kline, 1:25, (51-20)
145 – P. Duggan, CV, by FFT, (57-20)
Courtesy of Steve Bennett