By: Tim Birney | WaverlyAthletics.com | March 3, 2021 | Photo courtesy Shannon McCarty


WAVERLY — Paced by sophomores Conner Stotler, Ty Beeman and Anthony Speer, Wavily won 13 of 18 bouts here Wednesday night in its non-league wrestling match against Thomas A. Edison.

Stotler was 3-0 — all via first-period falls, while Beeman — via pins in 26 and 41 seconds, and Speer, who registered a pair of second-period pins, were both 2-0.

All 13 of Waverly’s wins were by pin fall.

Landon McCarty, who traded falls with Spartan 8th-grader Lucas Mosher, was 2-1, while seniors Andrew Kimble and Kam Peters, and sophomore Gage Tedesco were each 2-1.

Junior Derek Bartlett also recorded one win.

Waverly returns to action Saturday morning against Elmira and Owego at Owego.


Waverly vs. Thomas A. Edison   
118: Landon McCarty (W) over Lucas Mosher (TAE) (Fall 1:24)
110: Lucas Mosher (TAE) over Derek Thorp (W) (Fall 0:36)
118: Landon McCarty (W) vs. Joey Mastrantonio (TAE) (Fall)
118: Joey Mastrantonio (TAE) over Derek Thorp (W) (Fall 0:29)
118: Lucas Mosher (TAE) over Landon McCarty (W) (Fall 2:56)
132:  Connor Stotler (W) over Angelo Steinhauer (TAE) (Fall 1:50)
132: Angelo Steinhauer (TAE) over Derek Bartlett (W) (Fall 0:38)
132: Derek Bartlett (W) over Ethan Smith (TAE) (Fall 4:54)
138: Jordon Taylor (TAE) over Derek Bartlett (W) (Fall 0:24)
138: Connor Stotler (W) over Ethan Smith (TAE) (Fall 1:32)
138: Connor Stotler (W) over Jordon Taylor (TAE) (Fall 1:09)
172:  Andrew Kimble (W) over Robert Martino (TAE) (Fall 1:22)
215:  Anthony Speer (W) over Michael Teets (TAE) (Fall 3:27)
215: Ty Beeman (W) over Michael Teets (TAE) (Fall 0:41)
215: Gage Tedesco (W) over Michael Teets (TAE) (Fall 1:36)
285: Ty Beeman (W) over Spencer Meriwether (TAE) (Fall 0:26)
285: Kamden Peters (W) over Spencer Meriwether (TAE) (Fall 2:38)
285: Anthony Speer (W) over Spencer Meriwether (TAE) (Fall 2:49)

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Tim Birney

Tim Birney is the founder / owner of River Road Media Group. He was born and raised in the Valley, graduating from Waverly High School in 1984.

Birney earned an Associate's Degree in Journalism from SUNY Morrisville in 1986 and a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism / Public Relations from Utica College of Syracuse University in 1988. He began his newspaper career at The Daily Review in Towanda in 1989, before moving on to The Evening Times in 1995. He spent more than 10 years at the Times, the last four as Managing Editor.

River Road Media Group includes Valley Sports Report (launched Aug. 10, 2009), Tioga County (NY) Sports Report (Aug. 13, 2018), and Northern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 31, 2020). Southern Tier Sports Report is set to launch in 2021.