Phillips Big Blue Wrestling '08-'09

Brooks, Phillips shine at NE Prep

Brooks crowned one champion among three finalists and Phillips Academy finished third overall among 50 teams at the New England Prep tournament at Avon Old Farms.

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Wrestling, 02/28/09 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Gottfried goes the distance for Phillips

It came down to the wire, but Phillips emerged victorious in the Prep Class A tourney, besting favored Northfield Mount Herman by the narrowest of margins, 253-251 1/2. North Andover's Alex Gottfried beat his Worcester Academy counterpart in the third-place match in the 285-pound division to propel Phillips to victory. Among a slew of excellent Big Blue performances were three first-place finishers, Duncan Crystal (130), North Andover's Ryan Gaiss (135), and Shaun Stuer (189).

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Wrestling, 02/14/09 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Phillips storms to 57-18 victory

Phillips Academy opened the season in grand fashion, crushing Nobles, 57-18, thanks to 11 top finishes.

Chris Latham of Groveland gained a measure of revenge as he took a 6-1 decision over his 160-pound Nobles opponent, which beat him last year. Also highlighting Phillips' decisive victory was North Andover's Ryan Gaiss, who won via pin in 1:44. Colt Dempsey registred the most decisive victory, pinning his 125-pound opponent in just 24 seconds.

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Wrestling, 12/06/08 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars