Live State wrestling Section 9 quarterfinal, Round of 16 results

Minisink Valley seventh-grader Zack Ryder recorded his second pin in as many matches, dropping Long Beach’s Jeremiah Echevaria in 4:44 to reach the state Division I 106-pound semifinals.

Ryder (42-3) earns a rematch with second-seeded Chase Liardi of Massapequa in Saturday’s semifinals. Liardi edged Ryder 2-1 at the Eastern States Classic.

Highland senior 132-pounder Matt Malherio is the school’s first state semifinalist since Brad Serini in 2007. Matt Malheiro held off third-seeded Mike O’Brien of Mount Sinai 1-0.

Monroe-Woodbury senior 120-pounder Marco Vespa was defeated by Port Chester’s Ivan Garcia, the sixth seed, 3-2 in double overtime, in the quarterfinals. Garcia escaped in the first 30-second overtime and held down Vespa in the second 30 seconds.

Saugerties senior 99-pounder Colby Amell, who was seeded sixth, did not make weight and will not compete in the tournament.

State championships
(Times Union Center, Albany)

Division I

Quarterfinals
99 pounds: Killian Foy (MacArthur-8) pin Andrew Marchese (Washingtonville) 3:58
106: Zack Ryder (Minisink Valley, 42-3) pin Jeremiah Echevaria (Long Beach-8) 4:44
120: Jayden Scott (Rush Henrietta-5) d. Nick Picariello (Minisink Valley) 8-3; Ivan Garcia (Port Chester) d. Marco Vespa (Monroe-Woodbury) 3-2 2 OT
145: A.J. Kovacs (Iona Prep) d. Tommy Askey (Pine Bush) 8-5
152: Joey McGinty (Monroe-Woodbury) d. Ty Raines (Churchville-Chili) 10-9
220: Will Leonard (Cornwall) d. Emre Mabocoglu (Midwood-PSAL) 4-2 ultimate tiebreaker
285: Collin Burns (Hilton-5) pin Adam Fenner (Minisink Valley) 3:25; Colton Crane (Gates Chili-5) pin Preston Havison (Monroe-Woodbury) 5:39

Round of 16
99 pounds: No. 5 seed Andrew Marchese (Washingtonville, 28-4) tech fall Chris Crawford (Beacon-1) 15-0, 5:37
106: No. 3 Zack Ryder (Minisink Valley, 41-4) pin Carson Alberti (Depew-Cleveland Hill-6) 5:07; Kwesi Amoa (Central Islip-11) d. No. 7 Justin Morales (Middletown) 5-2
113: No. 6 Jacob Chenier (Kingston, 36-3) d. Alex Booth (Indian River-3) 6-4
120: No. 8 Nick Picariello (Minisink Valley, 38-5) d. Michael Snowden (Niagara Falls-6) 6-5; No. 3 Marco Vespa (Monroe-Woodbury, 40-1)  pin Wilver Mariano Peral (Mott Haven-PSAL) 1:22
126: No. 4 Tyler Kellison (Jamesville-Dewitt-3) pin Jordan Suarez (Minisink Valley) 1:43
132: No. 1 Justin McDougald (Niagara Wheatfield-6) pin Tom Maddox (Washingtonville) 5:22
138: No. 3 Tyler Albis (John Jay-East Fishkill-1, 42-5) pin Sean Savacool (Minisink Valley) 3:35
145: No. 5 Tommy Askey (Pine Bush, 39-4) d. Jake Breyer (North Rockland-1) 10-5
152: Joey McGinty (Monroe-Woodbury, 40-2) pin No. 5 Joe Simons (Farmingdale-8) 4:27
160:  Colden Dorfman (Shenendehowa-2) pin No. 4 Steve Gazzillo (Cornwall) 5:00
170: No. 3 Josh Thibeault (Niagara Wheatfield-6) d. Matt Bucci (Saugerties) 7-2
182: Ryan Damboise (Livonia Wayland Cohocton-5) d. No. 7 Tyler Serafini (Newburgh Free Academy) 3-1
195:  No. 3 Matt Kelly (Iona Prep-CHSAA) d. Sam Santander (Monroe-Woodbury) 17-10
220: No. 1 Will Leonard (Cornwall, 39-0) d. Nolan Thomas (St. Francis-CHSAA) 4-2;  Zach Finn (Harrison-1) pin No. 3 Maxx DeCapua (Newburgh Free Academy) 5:19
285: No. 3 Adam Fenner (Minisink Valley, 35-4) d. Jeremiah Cheatham (Elmira-4) 8-3; No. 4 Preston Havison (Monroe-Woodbury, 32-6) d. Justin Anderson (Springfield Gardens-PSAL) 7-3

Outbracket
145: Karamvir Hothi (Rush Henrietta-6) pin Nick Albornoz (Minisink Valley) 3:05

Division II
Quarterfinals
132: Matt Malheiro (Highland) d. Mike O’Brien (Mount Sinai-11) 1-0.
138: John Worthing (Tioga-4) d. Nick Ross (Onteora) 13-2
220: James Oosterom (Port Jervis) pin Alex Thompson (Shelbrune-Earlville) 1:31.

Round of 16

99 pounds: No. 3 Andy Lucinski (Newfane-6) pin Trevor Tufano (Port Jervis) 1:49
113: Rick Delia (Port Jefferson-11) d. No. 6 Matt Morris (Red Hook) 12-1
120: No. 3 Matt Garland (South Jefferson-Sandy Creek) d. Liam Bullock (Chester) 12-3
126: No. 4 Marek Bush (Central Valley Academy-3) d. Eric Tigue (Port Jervis) 7-2
132: No. 6 Matt Malheiro (Highland, 37-8) d. Malachi Porter (Eagle Academy-PSAL) 8-1
138: Nick Ross (Onteora, 44-3) d. No. 7 Greg Hotaling (Cobleskill-Richmondville-2) 6-5
145: Malachy Farrell (Avon-Geneseo-5, 38-2) d. No. 7 Nick Curreri (Eldred) 11-5
152: Logan Duers (Hadley Luzerne-Lake George-2) d. No. 5 Nate Ross (Onteora) 10-8
160: No. 3 Jack Chesman (Pearl River-1) pin Bryce Horner (Port Jervis) 1:56
170: Tyler Tupper (Gouverneur-10) pin Cesar Santiago (Liberty) 4:42
195:  No. 3 Nolan McNeill (Warrensburg-Bolton-2, 23-2) pin James DeAveiro (Sullivan West) 3:47
220: No. 3 James Oosterom (Port Jervis, 21-1) d. Sterling Spoon (Watervliet-2) 12-9

Outbracket
106: Nicholas Noto (Honeoye Falls-Lima-5) d. Peter Bender (Highland) 8-0
120: Liam Bullock (Chester) pin Joe Ferrera (Petrides-PSAL) 4:25
170: Cesar Santiago (Liberty, 23-8) d. Aidan Shepardson (Dalton School-AIS) 7-3
182:  Pat Quinn (Seaford-8) d. Drew Bendy (Liberty) 11-8
285: Ben Szymanowski (Chautauqua Lake-6) pin Jason Lonstein (Ellenville) 5:13

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