Rayne High wrestlers second in home meet
By Lisa Soileaux
The Rayne High wrestling team hosted the 2012 David Jennings-Anthony McCrory-Jason Petitjean Memorial Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 24, at the Rayne HIgh north gym.
As announced by head coach John Chevalier, the Wolves finished the day at 4-1 in a two-way tie for second place with Basile.
Taking top honors among eight teams was behind St. Louis. North Vermilion finished fourth, followed by Kaplan, Church Point, Teurlings and Lafayette.
Rayne was 4-0 in pool play over Basile, Kaplan and Lafayette. St. Louis finished 4-0 in their pool over North Vermilion, Church Point and Teurlings.
Undefeated Rayne High wrestlers were:
Bobby Cormier, 3-0 at 106 pounds; Eric Comeaux, 3-0 at 113 pounds; Landyn Thibodeaux, 4-0 at 132 pounds; Austin Bohne, 4-0 at 152 pounds; Brennan McKNight, 4-0 at 285 pounds.
Special thanks are expressed to the following volunteers and donors for another successful meet: Rayne Booster Club, Jennings family, McCrory family, Petitjean family, Bayou Silkscreening, Dwayne Derise, Phil Peltier, Leslie Falcon, Tammy Carriere, and parents of all Rayne wrestlers and managers.
Dual vs. North Vermilion
The Rayne Wrestling Team hosted North Vermilion on Thursday, Dec. 6, at the RHS north gym.
The Wolves scored 45 points compared to North Vermilion’s 30 for a win.
Weight class action included:
106: Gavin Becker, NV, dec. Bobby Cormier Jr, RAY, 10-7; 113: Eric Comeaux, RAY, pinned Alex Beraud, NV, 3:54; 132: Landyn Thibodeaux, RAY, pinned Cameron Johnson, NV, 1:11; 138: Austin Scalisi-R, NV, pinned Wyatt Ramsey, RAY, 0:48; 145: Cody Manuel, RAY, pinned Chad Beraud, NV, 5:04; 152: Austin Bohne, RAY, dec. Colin Laird, NV, 3-2; 160: Brody LeMaire, NV, pinned Joshua Peltier, RAY, 4:36; 170: Damon `Bruce` Vincent, NV, dec. Jacob Hebert, RAY, 9-2.
Dual vs. Basile
Rayne High wrestlers took on Basile on Saturday, Dec. 1, with the Wolves claiming 54 points as compared to Basile’s 28.
Action and results included:
106: Bobby Cormier Jr, RAY, pinned Brenan Langley, BAS, 0:20; 113: Eric Comeaux, RAY, pinned Zack Vinson, BAS, 0:34; 126: Devin Bazinet, BAS, maj. dec. Justin Smith, RAY, 9-0; 132: Landyn Thibodeaux, RAY, pinned Gavin Cortez, BAS, 1:37; 145: Cody Manuel, RAY, pinned Trey Fontenot, BAS, 1:45; 160: Mason Deshotel, BAS, pinned Jacob Hebert, RAY, 3:05; 170: Trenton Pelloquin, BAS, pinned Joshua Peltier, RAY, 1:50; 182: Clintrell Sias, BAS, pinned Trent Duhon, RAY, 3:40; 220: Austin LaCombe, RAYN, pinned Riley Nezat, BASI, 1:40.