Matt Sherman, shown above receiving a Certificate of Excellence from the Burlington School Committee for winning the Massachusetts High School Heisman Award, became a three-time sectional champ yesterday.
The BHS Wrestlers had a tremendous showing at the sectionals held yesterday at Masconomet Regional High School.
Kevin Barrucci, 145 lbs, won all 3 matches, beat Dan Connolly of N. Andover 13-0 in the finals.
Kevin became a 4x Sectional champ, the first in Burlington Wrestling history.
Matt Sherman, 135 lbs, won all 3 matches, beat Simon Dellea of Central Catholic by injury default in the finals. Matt became a 3x Sectional champ.
Jake Sherman, 125 lbs, won all 3 matches, beat Jason Ricketts of North Andover 16-2 in the finals. Jake became a 2x Sectional champ.
Two other BHS Wrestlers made it to the finals. Alex Giampapa, 189 lbs, went 2-1, lost to Greg Kelley Winchester 4-2 in the finals. Jason Hubbard, 160 lbs, went 3-1, lost to Tom Lacroix Central Catholic 6-2 in the finals.
Peter Flemming 112 lbs, finished 4th place with a 2-2 record, he lost to Nick Cashion of Winchester 6-2 in the finals.
These 6 wrestlers all qualified for the state tournament.