2021-2022 Castleton Preview

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Team: Castleton University
Head Coach: Scott Legacy
Years at School as Head Coach: 6
Career Record at Current School: 57-43
Assistant Coaches: Joe Duca, Steven Forrest, Mitchell LaFlam, Jeff Whitesell, Jesse Webb, Mason Osborn


2020-2021 Dual Meet Record: 5-0

Top Returning Starters:
Frank Darwak-125 (5-0) last year, Ranked 7th,
Owen Kretschmer 125/133- Lost in Blood round of regionals in 2020- Career Record (65-28)
Eli Cyr 141/149 (4-1 last year)
James Rodriguez 141 (4-2 last year)
Michael Gonyea 133 (39-4) 2019-5th Region (4-0 last year) ranked as Contender last year D3 Wrestle
Michael Angers 165 ( 2020 35-14) 6th Region, 5-0 last year, ranked as contender last year D3 Wrestle
Cooper Fleming 174 (4-1 last year) 3 year starter
Sampson Wilkins 184 (5-1 last year) ranked as contender by D3 Wrestle
Chance LaPier 197 (6th region 2019, 7th Region 2020). 5-0 last year at 285
Shea Garand 285
Logan Dubuque 149
Syrus Colon 157/165
Haven Tatarek 184/197

Top Incoming Wrestlers:
Evan Kinney 125, Mass All-State Champion, 2x New England Finalist, 2nd NHSCA Senior Nationals, Abbas Abdulrahman 285 NH, 2x New England Place Winner 4th, 2nd, Bryan Bonilla NJ 285 Super Region Champion, Jacob Caricato 149/157 VA 4th State, Alfred Faison JR 165/174 NJ, Stephen Jennings NJ 197 , 5th Super Region, Mason Lishness 133 CT, Darius Mangiafico 149/157 CT 7th New England, Joseph Monahan PA, Alec Richards 184 5th NY, Nikko Walsh 149/157 4th NY, Ethan Palanca 165/174 NY, 2 time Section 9 champion, 5th NY.

Season Outlook:
Castleton resturn 9 of 10 starters from last years team which finished 5-0 and was nationally ranked. A deep roster with a lot of experience, along with a talented freshmen class, gives Castleton much needed depth to continue the compete at a high level. This season looks very promising at the start.