Portville goes 4-1 at Avoca Duals; Pioneer wins
December 02, 2018


AVOCA — Portville opened its 2018-19 wrestling season Saturday with a third-place finish at the Avoca Duals.

The Panthers went 4-1 on the day, defeating Alfred-Almond (48-27), Bath (42-28), Addison (45-36) and Williamson/Marion/Sodus (54-24). Their loss was to Marcus Whitman/Penn Yan (55-25).


Pioneer wins at Byron-Bergen

BERGEN — Pioneer won the team title at the Byron-Bergen Tournament thanks to nine top-three place-finishers.

Trevor Smith captured the 285-pound title for the Panthers, while Dan Kirsch (120) and Frank Ras (132) were runners-up in their weight classes. Taking third were Xander Kirsch (99), Donald Bennett (113), Alex Miley (132), Ather Phommatha (145), Kameron Riordan (152) and Josh Oun (160).