MC at Powerade: Day Two – Hidlay Wins Title; Myers Finishes in 7th

| December 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

After a runner up finish a year ago, Mifflin County’s Trent Hidlay came to Powerade determined to capture the championship. Mission accomplished.

Hidlay made his top seed stand up with a tough 7-4 victory over Dale Tiongson of Maryland in the 170-pound Powerade finals Friday evening.

The Husky sophomore, who finished second to Jake Wentzel a year ago, improved to 15-0 on the season and did something even big brother Hayden couldn’t do – win a Powerade championship.

Hidlay opened the action in the first period with a takedown using his underhook to a far knee for the deuce. Tiongson,a national prep runner up last season, used a hip over to gain the reversal to even it up a 2-2. Hidlay hit a nice switch with 13 seconds to go in the period for the reversal and a 4-2 lead after one.

Tiongson escaped and almost had a bear hug takedown at the edge of the mat in period two. The frame closed with Hidlay leading 4-3. Trent chose down to start the third and quickly escaped to make it 5-3. Two stall calls on Hidlay cut the lead to 5-4 before Hidlay slipped a shot attempt by Tiongson for the 7-4 win.

Hidlay reached the finals with a 5-4 win over Tim Wallace of Albert Gallatin.

Noah Myers went 3-1 on the day, winning two matches in overtime, to finish seventh at 126 pounds. Myers (7-4) started his day with a 3-2 win over Dylan Ross of Connellsville and a 2-1 tiebreaker victory over Gage Bayless of Reynolds. Myers dropped to the seventh place match after losing to Kiski Area’s Noah Levett 4-3.

Myers locked up seventh and gained some revenge with a 6:30 fall in overtime over Nick Coy of Penn Trafford. Coy defeated Myers in the second round by a 2-1 score.

Mifflin County finished in 19th place with 69 points.

Consolation-Third Round

126: Noah Myers, MC dec. Dylan Ross, Connellsville, 3-2.

Semifinals

170: Trent Hidlay, MC dec. Tim Wallace, Albert Gallatin, 5-4.

Consolation-Fourth Round

106: Nathan Lukez, Pine-Richland dec. Christian Fisher, 5-3. (Fisher eliminated)
126: Noah Myers, MC dec. Gage Bayless, Reynolds, 2-1 TB.

Consolation Fifth Round

126: Noah Levett, Kiski Area dec. Noah Myers, MC, 4-3.

Finals

170: Trent Hidlay, MC dec. Dale Tiongson, Maryland, 7-4.

Seventh Place

126: Noah Myers, MC pinned Nick Coy, Penn Trafford, 6:30 TB.

Championship Finals

106: #1 Kurt McHenry, Maryland dec. #2 Darren Miller, Kiski Area, 9-3.
113:  Sam Hillegas, North Hills dec. #2 Jacob Dunlop, Belle Vernon, 5-2.
120: #1 Gavin Teasdale, Jefferson-Morgan dec. #3 Logan Macri, Canon-McMillan, 10-4.
126: #1 Spencer Lee, Franklin Regional major dec. #2 Jack Davis, Wyoming Seminary, 9-0.
132: #1 Jake Riegel, Wyoming Seminary dec. #7 Caleb Morris, Waynesburg, 4-2.
138: #2 Cole Matthews, Reynolds dec. #1 Josh Humphreys, West Virginia, 5-4 UTB.
145: #2 Jarod Verkleeren, Hempfield dec. #1 Frankie Gissendanner, New York, 3-2 TB.
152: #1 Cam Coy, Penn Trafford dec. #2 Stephan Glasgow, New Jersey, 2-1 TB.
160: #1 Mekhi Lewis, New Jersey dec. #2 Zach Hartman, Belle Vernon, 11-5.
170: #1 Trent Hidlay, Mifflin County dec. #2 Dale Tiongson, Maryland, 7-4.
182: #1 Nino Bonaccorsi, Bethel Park dec. #2 Cody Mulligan, Saegertown, 3-2 TB.
195: #1 Jake Woodley, North Allegheny dec. #2 Gavin Hoffman, Montoursville, 5-2.
220: #1 Noah Adams, West Virginia dec. #3 Josiah Jones, Bishop McCort, 2-1 TB.
285: #2 Brendan Furman, Canon-McMillan pinned #1 Ronald Tucker, Illinois, 3:30.
#Seed

Top 10 Team Standings

1. Wyoming Seminary 161
2. Kiski Area 129
3. Lockport, IL 128
4. Bound Brook, NJ 113.5
5. Reynolds 111
6. Canon-McMillan 99.5
7. North Allegheny 96
7. St. Paul’s, MD 96
9. Belle Vernon 94.5
10. Bergen Catholic, NJ 90
19. Mifflin County 69

Category: High School Wrestling

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