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Forfeits costly to Eagles in loss to Central Cambria

Tyrone made the trip to up the Cresson Mountain on Tuesday to Ebensburg for a dual meet against Central Cambria.
The short-handed Eagles forfeited four weight classes in a 43-27 Central Cambria victory.
Tyrone had a 21-19 lead in matches actually wrestled.
Central Cambria started and ended the dual meet by receiving forfeits.
After Tyrone forfeited at 171, and Dustin Weaver (1-23) dropped a 13-7 decision to Petrosky at 189, the Golden Eagles got on the scoreboard, when Wayne Dembitsky (1-10) picked up his first varsity win by pinning Dan Ott in 2:45, at 215.
Corey Barnhart (3-18), usually the Eagles 215-pounder moved up to 285, and was edged by Central Cambria’s Demchak 7-5.
The two schools exchanged forfeits at the top of the lineup, with A.J. Schopp (29-3) picking up the six points at 112, and Brad Kline receiving a forfeit for the Red Devils at 103.
At 119, Donnie Hunter (1-2) returned to the Tyrone lineup for the first time since the Huntingdon dual, and was pinned by Jeff Long in 5:07.
Chase Weaver and Anthony Romano gave the Golden Eagles back-to-back victories at 125, and 130, for the only time in the match.
Weaver (11-14) pinned Brett Bellock in 4:57, at 125, and then Romano (26-7) decked Mike Kline at 130, in 3:40.
Central Cambria picked up a forfeit at 135, for Phil Steinberg, Pat Connah majored the Eagles’ Cody Weaver (17-12), by a 12-4 score, and Jake Kozorosky downed Eagle sophomore James Weston (9-17) 7-2, at 145.
In the last match wrestled on the mat, Jeremy Barlett (17-9) turned the tales on Max Bodenschatz, winning a 7-2 decision, at 152. Barlett stopped a personal three-match losing streak, after winning 12 in a row.
Tyrone is back in action tonight at Altoona, at 7 p.m..
Central Cambria 43 Tyrone 27
171 – James Kline (CC) won by forfeit
189 – Petrosky (CC) dec. Dustin Weaver 13-7
215 – Wayne Dembitsky (T) pinned Dan Ott 2:45
285 – Demchak (CC) dec. Corey Barnhart 7-5
103 – Brad Kline (CC) won by forfeit
112 – A.J. Schopp (T) won by forfeit
119 – Jeff Long (CC) pinned Donnie Hunter 5:07
125 – Chase Weaver (T) pinned Brett Bellock 4:57
130 – Anthony Romano (T) pinned Mike Kline 3:40
135 – Phil Steinberg (CC) won by forfeit
140 – Pat Connah (CC) maj. dec. Cody Weaver 12-4
145 – Jake Kozorosky (CC) dec. James Weston 6-2
152 – Jeremy Barlett (T) dec. Max Bodenschatz 7-2
160 – Yingling (CC) won by forfeit