Pilgrims News · ROCKIES HOST NORTHWOOD IN NLC MATCHUP


The action kicked off at the 152lb weight class in this NLC matchup. Northwood strikes first with a pin at 152lbs for 6. Northwood then adds 3 pts with a win by decision in a very competitive match at 160lbs. Plymouth’s Zach Truitt strikes back with a pin at 170lbs making the score 9 to 6 Northwood’s favor.

Northwood gets a 1st period pin at 182 kicking the score to 15 – 6. Sam Driver from Plymouth secures the fall late in the 3rd period at 195 making the score 15-12. Northwood answers back with back to back pins at 220 and 285lbs. Northwood take a forfeit at 106, followed by a double forfeit at 113. The Panthers have taken a comfortable lead making the score 33-12, but The Rockies starts closing the gap with 3 pins in a row at 120 by Wesley Smith, Dominic Smith at 126, and 132lber Nate Derifield.

Score now is 33-30. It looks as if Plymouth would take the lead with a dominant match at 138 but Northwood snags a pin late in the 3rd period to secure the win. Northwood would finish the night with a pin at 145. Score at the end of the very competitive dual is Northwood 45pts and Plymouth with 30pts.

JV matches:
Max Howard win by pinfall
Dominic Munoz win by Dec in Sudden Victory
Chris Johnson win by Dec
Cayden Hooley win by Dec
Sal Rhoads win by Pinfall
Next up is an away dual with @ Concord on 1/14/21. Start time is 6:45 PM.