Brookville Wrestlers 5-0 at Ultimate Duals; Ortz Wins Gilly Award

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BROOKVILLE, Pa. (D9Sports.com) – Brookville wrestling showed why it’s ranked third in the state in Class AA by papowerwrestling.com by going 5-0 at the 20th annual Johnson Motors Ultimate Duals at Brookville High School Saturday.

It marks the first time the Raiders have gone 5-0 in the competition.

Brookville’s Tate Ortz was named the Gilly Memorial Award winner as the outstanding performer of the event.

Ortz, the top-ranked wrestler in the state at 132 pounds, best win came at 132 pounds against Reynolds when he  beat Cole Matthews, the top-ranked wrestler at 126 pounds and a returning state champion, 10-2, at 132 pounds with Matthews wrestling up.

That win came in the day’s final match and helped Brookville top Reynolds, 36-30.

Earlier in the day, the Raiders beat Chestnut Ridge, 37-30, Burrell, 37-28, Saegertown, 53-12, and Greenville, 35-27.

In the Saegertown match, Brookville’s Cole Aaron won his 100th career bout with a 12-0 major decision over Dan Simmerman.

Reynolds came in second at the Duals with a 4-1 record, Chestnut Ridge was 3-2, Greenville was 2-3 with Burrell going 1-4 and  Saegertown 0-5.

Complete results from the Duals are available here.

 


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