Eagles clinch share of NCC wrestling crown
From staff reports
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
AHOSKIE — The Northeastern wrestling team won two dual matches at a tri-meet Monday at Hertford County High School.
By defeating conference foes Hertford County and Pasquotank, Northeastern clinched a share of the Northeastern Coastal Conference regular-season championship with Currituck.
NHS posted a 7-1 dual team record in the conference with its only loss to Currituck.
The Eagles defeated Hertford County 48-30 and Pasquotank 48-30 Monday.
Winners for Northeastern were Scott Marazoff, Braxton Tucker, Jonathan Ward, Bryan Woody, Jamison Fletcher, Tristen Barr, Raven Atkins, Amir Payton-Kimble and Isaiah Cartwright.
Pasquotank secured wins from Carlos Cardenas, Thong Tran, Kobe Keller, Travis Douglas and Scott Kresicki.
First Flight 93, Ayden-Grifton 64: The Nighthawks (9-7) made 23 shots from behind the 3-point line to secure a win at the MLK Invitational at Farmville Central Monday.
Dylan Blake scored a game-high 25 points and made eight shots from behind the 3-point line, Jordan High followed with 21 points, while Reese Jones posted 19 points.
High and Jones both made five shots from behind the 3-point line.
Blake added 10 rebounds and five assists.
James Richardson led Ayden-Grifton (6-9) with 16 points, while Christian Shearouse posted 12 points.