Tyler Lilly closed out his junior year by finishing third in the Section 1 Division I Championships 215-pound weight class. With the top two finishers graduating last June, the New Rochelle senior moved to the head of the class.
Lilly opened his season with a statement, pinning in the final to win the 220-pound weight class in the Battle at the Beach on Long Beach, L.I.
New Rochelle finished in fourth place, with eight wrestlers placing in the top four in their respective weight classes.
Third-place finishers for New Rochelle were Aaron Butler (170 pounds), Jordan Butler (220) and Nick Barbaria (106). Brian Ferranti (113 pounds), Jordan Wallace (99), Max Gomez (132) and Jonathan Stokes (195) all finished fourth.
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