Hawks off to strong early-season start on the mats
The Bishop Hendricken wrestling team opened its dual meet season last week and came away with two impressive victories.
The Hawks took on a Johnston team with high hopes last Wednesday and defeated the Panthers 40-22. Hendrickenâ€™s only pin came from Adam Berg, but the Hawks got wins from Nick Celico, Jason Davol, Rob Lanni, Nick DiMauro, Anthony DiMauro, James Sauro, Chris Barone, Hunter Boesch and Dallas Sauer.
The next night, Hendricken traveled to Mt. Hope and beat the Huskies 45-24. Celico, Davol, Berg, Lanni, Nick DiMauro and Anthony DiMauro, while John Arruda, Sauro and Sauer each won as well.
The Hawks are now 2-0, and wonâ€™t have another dual meet until Thursday, Jan. 10 against Chariho.