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2009 NEPSAC Wrestling Championship Information

3/2/2009
Avon Old Farms was pleased to host the 62nd annual NEIWSA championship tournament this weekend, with 45 schools participating. Congratulations go out to Don Bradley and his squad from Belmont Hill School, the 2009 team champions, unseating Northfield Mount Herman, last year’s champions.



Team Rankings:



Place School Score Coach



1st Place Belmont Hill 179.0 Don Bradley

2nd Place Northfield Mount Herman 168.0 Rob Buyea

3rd Place Phillips Academy Andover 146.0 Rich Gorham

4th Place Roxbury Latin School 86.5 Steve Ward

5th Place Pomfret School 86.0 Art Horst

6th Place BBN 81.0 Tom Randall

7th Place Tabor Academy 75.0 Tim Walsh

8th Place Brooks School 70.0 Alex Konovalchik

9th Place Loomis Chaffee 60.5 TJ Reap

10th Place Hotchkiss 58.5 Dennis Kliza



Individual Champions



Weight Class Name School

103 lbs. Connor Duffy Brooks

112 lbs. Torin Zonfrelli Tabor Academy

119 lbs. Ryan Ponte Northfield Mount Herman

125 lbs. Jeff Ott Belmont Hill

130 lbs. RJ La Beef Pomfret

135 lbs. HT Kotchinan Belmont Hill

140 lbs. Juan Stimpson Northfield Mount Herman

145 lbs. Tim Rich Northfield Mount Herman

152 lbs. Evan Conners Phillips Exeter Academy

160 lbs. Nick Kidd Northfield Mount Herman

171 lbs. Eric Stuer Wilbraham and Monson Academy

189 lbs. Shaun Steur Phillips Academy Andover

215 lbs. Derek Papagianopoulus BBN

285 lbs. John Collins Roxbury Latin



Outstanding Wrestler of the Championship Tournament: Shaun Stuer, Phillips Academy Andover

Most Pins in the Least Amount of Time: Tim Rich, Northfield Mount Herman



Special thanks to all the athletes, coaches and volunteers that made this tournament such a wonderful event.


PHOTO CREDIT: Tim Stay