Rochester places 1st at NWCA National Duals

Rochester Community & Technical College captured the championship in the NJCAA division of the NWCA National Dual Meet Championships, sweeping four duals in a round-robin format among non-scholarship schools in the division. The Yellowjackets won the school’s first-ever title after previously finishing second in 2020. RCTC was dominant in its 45-0 opening win against Garrett and followed with solid wins over Joliet Junior College (34-15), Niagara (29-20), and Jamestown 29-15.

Rochester Community & Tech. College. Photo courtesy of NWCA.

NWCA National Dual Meet Championships NJCAA Results
1st – Rochester Community & Tech. College 4-0
2nd – Niagara Community College 3-1
3rd – Joliet Junior College 2-2
4th – Jamestown Community College 1-3
5th – Garrett College 0-4

Round 1

Rochester CTC received a Bye

Round 2

No. 20 Rochester CTC defeated Garrett College 45-0
125 – Rocco Visci (ROCH) over Brandan Myers (GAR) Fall 2:30
133 – Cael Bartels (ROCH) over Nathan Pelesky (GAR) Dec 10-9
141 – Parker Dobrocky (ROCH) over Caleb Everhart (GAR) TF 17-2
149 – Owen Pharo (ROCH) over Trey Weinell (GAR) Dec 7-5
157 – William VonRuden (ROCH) over Noah Korenoski (GAR) Dec 9-7
165 – Zach Wells (ROCH) over Navid Ighani (GAR) Dec 5-0
174 – Owen Thorn (ROCH) won by forfeit
184 – Walker Ingham (ROCH) over Richard Layton (GAR) Fall 1:20
197 – Colton Krell (ROCH) over Elijah Hunter (GAR) Maj 14-6
285 – Armani Tucker (ROCH) won by forfeit

Round 3

No. 20 Rochester CTC defeated Joliet Junior College 34-15
125 – Luqman Masud (JOL) over Rocco Visci (ROCH) DQ
133 – Cael Bartels (ROCH) over Anthony Mancilla (JOL) Fall 1:16
141 – Parker Dobrocky (ROCH) over Nick Minnito (JOL) Maj 12-2
149 – Owen Pharo (ROCH) won by forfeit
157 – Jeremy Pullen (JOL) over William VonRuden (ROCH) Fall 3:20
165 – Damon McClain (JOL) over Zach Wells (ROCH) Dec 10-4
174 – Owen Thorn (ROCH) won by forfeit
184 – Walker Ingham (ROCH) won by forfeit
197 – Colton Krell (ROCH) won by forfeit
285 – Armani Tucker (ROCH) over Daniel Landando (JOL) Fall 0:48

Round 4

No. 20 Rochester CTC defeated No. 17 Niagara Community College 29-20
125 – Tony Kuhn (NIAG) won by forfeit
133 – Cael Bartels (ROCH) over Cole French (NIAG) Dec 12-8
141 – Parker Dobrocky (ROCH) over Zachary Ash (NIAG) TF 20-5
149 – Nikalis Voelker (NIAG) over Owen Pharo (ROCH) Dec 4-2
157 – Frankie Gissendanner (NIAG) over William VonRuden (ROCH) TF 18-3
165 – Zach Wells (ROCH) won by forfeit
174 – Walker Ingham (ROCH) over Cortez Henderson (NIAG) Fall 0:50
184 – Justin McDougald (NIAG) won by forfeit
197 – Colton Krell (ROCH) over Warren Mcdougald (NIAG) Dec 5-2
285 – Armani Tucker (ROCH) over Maurice Jackson (NIAG) Fall 1:10

Round 5

No. 20 Rochester CTC defeated No. 29 Jamestown Community College 29-15
125 – DeAonte Hutchinson (JAM) won by forfeit
133 – Cael Bartels (ROCH) over Brendon Ramsey (JAM) Dec 7-5
141 – Joey Pilliteri (JAM) over Parker Dobrocky (ROCH) Dec 17-11
149 – Owen Pharo (ROCH) over James Rankin (JAM) Dec 4-2
157 – Andrew Bungar (JAM) won by forfeit
165 – William VonRuden (ROCH) won by forfeit
174 – Zach Wells (ROCH) won by forfeit
184 – Walker Ingham (ROCH) won by forfeit
197 – Colton Krell (ROCH) over Brock Johnson (JAM) SV-1 13-9
285 – Zach Stahl (ROCH) over Alex Christy (JAM) Dec 4-0

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