Results from this weekend's state and New England championship action:
Cheerleading finished 11th in the state championship competition on Saturday at Hillhouse HS (New Haven). Congratulations to Coach Tintle, Coach Castiglione and all of the girls on a successful competition season.
The Gymnastics team had two girls, Bailey Petrizzi (10) and Hannah Chuckas (9) qualify for the CIAC Open Gymnsatics Chamoinship, held on Saturday at Jonathan Law HS in Milford. Both had a good day. Bailey placed 14th on the bars and Hannah finished 22nd on the bars and 23rd on the floor. Both had previously earned all-state honors. Congratulations to Coach Olsen, Coach Prince and all of our girls on the strong season they had. The team took a big step this year, qualifying for the Class L State Championship for the first time in almost 20 years.
Finally, senior Wrestler Tommy Mazur spent his weekend competing at the New England Chamionships in Methuen, MA. Wrestling in a stacked 170 pound weight class, Tommy won his first two matches but fell in the quarterfinals. Still, Tommy had a great year, closing out his Westhill career by sweeping Connecticut in the 170 pound class, winning the FCIAC, CIAC Class LL and CIAC Open titles. Congratulations to Tommy and head coach Mike Cigala on a great year, and to Tommy on his outstanding 4-year career at the Hill.