MC at Powerade: Day One – Hidlay Advances to Semis; Fisher, Myers Still Alive

| December 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mifflin County still has three alive after the first day of the Powerade tournament at Canon-McMillan high school on Thursday.

Trent Hidlay advanced to the semifinals at 170 with a 14-4 major decision over Scott Joll of Belle Vernon, a 3:36 fall over Chandler Proszek of Illinois and a 20-5 technical fall over Peter Klein of Franklin Regional in the quarterfinals. Hidlay, the top seed at 170, faces fourth seeded Tim Wallace of Albert Gallatin in the semis.

Christian Fisher (106) and Noah Myers (126) are still alive in consolations. Fisher opened with an 8-5 victory over Trent Valovchik of Burrell. The Husky sophomore followed that up with a 6-0 blanking of Cole Baer of Cedar Cliff. Fisher fell into the consolations after dropping a 6-0 decision to second seed Darren Miller of Kiski Area. Miller is ranked first in the state in Class 3A. Fisher takes on Nathan Lukez of Pine-Richland in the fourth round of consolations.

Myers started off with a fall in 1:01 over Waynesburg’s Ryan Braun before losing a tough 2-1 battle to Nick Coy of Penn Trafford in the second round. Myers stayed alive with a 7-3 victory over Dylan Jeffrey of Burrell. Myers faces Dylan Ross of Connellsville in the third round of consolations tomorrow morning.

Mifflin County is in 22nd place with 48 points. Wyoming Seminary leads the team standings with 94 points. Action gets underway Friday with fourth round consolations at 9:30 a.m., followed by the semifinals at 11:30 a.m. The Parade of Champions starts at 7:00 p.m.

(Editor’s note: No entries at 132, 160 and 285 for Mifflin County)


113: Joey Taptich, MC pinned Nitin Patel, Waynesburg, :55.
120: Derek Burk, MC dec. Mason Lansderfer, Parkland, 4-3.
138: Christian Prestil, Cedar Cliff pinned John Retherford, MC, :57.
145: Kaden Knouse. MC pinned Nick Kosan, Penn Trafford, 5:27.
152: Hunter Thompson, Reynolds pinned Brian Smink, MC, 1:59.
182: Austin Haubrick, MC major dec. Drew Brenowitz, Maryland, 15-8.

First Round

106: Christian Fisher, MC dec. Trent Valovchik, Burrell, 8-5.
113: Jacob Dunlop, Belle Vernon pinned Joey Taptich, MC, 2:46.
120: Kenny Kiser, Saegertown pinned Derek Burk, MC, 1:46.
126: Noah Myers, MC pinned Ryan Braun, Waynesburg, 1:01.
145: John Pipa, Bishop McDevitt pinned Kaden Knouse, MC, : 19.
170: Trent Hidlay, MC major dec. Scott Joll, Belle Vernon, 14-4.
182: Matt McGillick, Penn Trafford technical fall Austin Haubrick, MC, 23-8 (4:42).
195: Scout Kyper, MC pinned Matt Wilkie, Penn Trafford, 4:46.
220: Hunter Wagner, MC dec. Josh DeLong, Greater Latrobe, 6-3.

Second Round

106: Christian Fisher, MC dec. Cole Baer, Cedar Cliff, 6-0.
126: Nick Coy, Penn Trafford dec. Noah Myers, MC, 2-1.
170: Trent Hidlay, MC pinned Chandler Proszek, Illinois, 3:36.
195: Gavin Hoffman, Montoursville technical fall Scout Kyper, MC, 15-0 (1:53)
220: Joe Soreco, New Jersey pinned Hunter Wagner, MC, :17.


113: Joey Taptich, MC technical fall Matt Posego, Saegertown, 15-0 (4:07).
138: Scotty Miller, Chestnut Ridge pinned John Retherford, MC, 2:03. (Retherford eliminated)
145: Nathan Bilonick, Jefferson-Morgan dec. Kaden Knouse, MC, 9-3. (Knouse eliminated)
152: Levi Hobson, Chestnut Ridge pinned Brian Smink, MC, 1:35. (Smink eliminated)

Consolation First Round

113: Joey Taptich, MC major dec. Victor Monnet, North Carolina, 11-3.
120: Conner Polacek, Westmont-Hilltop dec. Derek Burk, MC, 6-3. (Burk eliminated)
195: Danny Starr, Kiski Area major dec. Austin Haubrick, MC, 10-0. (Haubrick eliminated)


106: Darren Miller, Kiski Area dec. Christian Fisher, MC, 6-0.
170: Trent Hidlay, MC technical fall Peter Klein, Franklin Regional, 20-5 (6:00).

Consolation Second Round

113: Dustin Chavez, California major dec. Joey Taptich, MC, 9-0. (Taptich eliminated)
126: Noah Myers, MC dec. Dillan Jeffrey, Burrell, 7-3.
195: Colt Hudson, Virginia pinned Scout Kyper, MC, 3:27. (Kyper eliminated)
220: Hunter Wagner, MC pinned Travis Hufford, Connellsville, 6:46 OT.

Consolation-Third Round

126: Noah Myers, MC vs. Dylan Ross, Connellsville.
220: Conner Main, Waynesburg pinned Hunter Wagner, MC, :39. (Wagner eliminated)


170: Trent Hidlay, MC vs. Tim Wallace, Albert Gallatin.

Consolation-Fourth Round

106: Christian Fisher, MC vs. Nathan Lukez, Pine-Richland.

Category: High School Wrestling

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