Big Walnut Sports Briefs


Staff Report



Bowling

Big Walnut Red & Blue Classic Results

Big Walnut Boys Bowling shot a 3,174 to place 21 out of 25 teams in the tournament. The Girls shot a 2,432 to place 12th of 19 teams.

Big Walnut Boys Varsity fell to Delaware Hayes 2,005-1,814. The Girls also fell 1,965-1,562. Kaitlyn Morrison led all of Big Walnut scoring with a 384 2-game series. Both the JV teams did win their Matches with Jacob Bowens and Adam Bash posting career-high series of 365 and 366.

Big Walnut Boys lost to Olentangy Liberty 2,274-1,857 Thursday night, Dec. 8. They also fell to Hilliard Bradley on Friday 1,911-1,523.

The Girls fell to Liberty also 1,805-1,644. The Girls did post their first victory of the season Friday, Dec. 9, at Hilliard Bradley. They won 1,622-1,374. The were led by Kaitlyn Morrison who posted her career high series of 452.

Both the Big Walnut Boys and Girls finished 7th Saturday, Dec. 10, at the Pioneer Baker Bash at Plain City Lanes. The Boys shot a 1,370 while the Girls shot a 1,130.

Swimming

Thirteen Teams at the Viking Splash at New Albany High School

Team Overall placed – 5th; Girls – 7th; Men – 4th

High points

Dominic Carifa – 40 points, with two meet records in the 200 IM (2:06.22) and 100 Breaststroke (1:07.18)

Leksi Murnieks – 28 points, swimming the 500 Free individual and 100 Backstroke individual.

Boys 400 Freestyle Relay of CJ Rockwell, William Hefner, Sam Delfino and Dominic Carifa — Meet Record with a time of 3:47.15.

Wrestling

Here are the results for Big Walnut from its dual at Upper Arlington 12/7:

Upper Arlington 54, Big Walnut 18

106: Beam (UA) by forfeit

113: Herren (UA) fall Wilson (BW) 3:43

120: Bowers (UA) by forfeit

126: Munday (BW) fall Orlando (UA) 4:31

132: Hill (UA) fall Hogg (BW) 1:06

138: McKelvey (BW) med. dflt. McHugh (UA)

145: Foster (BW) dec Ledman (UA) 8-5

152: Trifelos (UA) m-dec Halbakken (BW) 12-2

160: Seth Morley (UA) fall Dearth (BW) 2:47

170: Soghomonyan (UA) fall Roberto (BW) 1:53

182: Parker (BW) dec Freeman (UA) 9-8

195: Landolfi (UA) by forfeit

220: Slade Morley (UA) t-fall Lenz (BW) 26-9

285: Botello (UA) dec Q. Humphries (BW) 4-0

Big Walnut PJ’s Classic December 10th.

Big Walnut Classic Results

Big Walnut had a handful of highlights in its host tourney, finishing fourth in the annual Big Walnut Classic Saturday in Sunbury.

The Golden Eagles finished just outside of the top three, closing fourth with 166 points. Sheridan won the event with 220 points, Wadsworth’s B team finished second with 209.5 and Gahanna Lincoln rounded out the top three with 189.

BW standouts included Bailey Munday, who finished second in the 126-pound division; Maxwell Lenz, who was second at 220; Cole Foster, who finished third at 138; Nathan McKelvey, who closed third at 145; Philip Roberto, who was third at 170; and Josh Halbakken and Kyle Humphries, who finished fourth at 152 and 285, respectively.

Team Results-

1- Sheridan- 220

2- Wadsworth B- 209.5

3- Gahanna Lincoln- 189

4- Big Walnut- 166

5- Licking Heights- 121

6- Jonathan Alder- 94

7- Springfield Shawnee- 68.5

8- Paint Valley- 40

9- Bloom Carroll- 33

10- Galion- 21

11- Centennial- 19

12- Johnstown- 11

Top 4 placers-

106

1- Bottomley (She)

2- Griffin (Wad)

3- Lako (LH)

4- Porras (GL)

113

1- Kline (Wad)

2- Ream (SS)

3- Salazar (GL)

4- Clouse (She)

120

1- Johnson (JA)

2- Gates (Wad)

3- Owens (GL)

4- Factor (She)

126

1- Johnson (JA)

2- Munday (BW)

3- Griffin (Wad)

4- McComas (Wad)

132

1- Riggenbach (Wad)

2- Evans (PV)

3- Soto (She)

4- Chapman (JA)

138

1- Barnett(She)

2- Clark (Wad)

3- Foster (BW)

4- Matthews (SS)

145

1- Wolcott (She)

2- Wright (GL)

3- McKelvey (BW)

4- Auls (LH)

152

1- Householder (She)

2- Zollinger (Wad)

3- Finch (SS)

4- Halbakken (BW)

160

1- Wilson (LH)

2- Wickline (BC)

3- Kemppel (Wad)

4- Matthews (BC)

170

1- Harrell (LH)

2- Peters (LH)

3- Roberto (BW)

4- Derringer (GL)

182

1- Grammard (GL)

2- Darwich (Wad)

3- Parker (BW)

4- Martin (LH)

195

1- Loughman (She)

2- Kelly (LH)

3- Gillingham (PV)

4- Grochowalski (Gal)

220

1- Gregg (She)

2- Lenz (BW)

3- Krump (GL)

4- Vargo (Cen)

285

1- Fields (GL)

2- Linn (Wad)

3- Bater (JA)

4- Humphries (BW)

MVW- Zane Johnson- Jonathan Alder

Staff Report

Information for this story was provided by the Big Walnut High School Athletics Department and coaches.

Information for this story was provided by the Big Walnut High School Athletics Department and coaches.