The Times West Virginian

January 5, 2014

Alvaro breaks record; Polar Bears win tourney


Times West Virginian

FAIRMONT — Fairmont Senior has a new wins leader.

Anthony Alvaro broke the Polar Bears’ record for victories Saturday. The senior grappler recorded his 166th win at the Cameron Tournament to break Nicholas Hedrick’s record of 165 victories.

The 145-pounder was named co-outstanding wrestler at the tournament along with 220-pounder Vincent Delligatti. Both took first place in their respective weight classes and improved to 33-1 on the year to help the Polar Bears take home the tournament title.

Also taking home first-place honors were Brent Wyne (138 pounds), Bradley Wyne (152 pounds), Braden Mick (182 pounds) and Spencer Long (195 pounds).

Chris Carvillano added a second place finish at the 106-pound weight class and Brent Barber took fourth in the heavyweight division.