Northeast Florida Matmen staff report
PONTE VEDRA — Host Ponte Vedra kicked off both its home season and its dual season on a winning note Tuesday night, overcoming visiting Wolfson 37-33.
The Sharks had their first appearance in St Johns County for the season, having competed at Terry Parker’s Arlington Optimist Invitational over the weekend. Jonathan Soffer (126), James Stanton (132) and Evan Merry (160) all had pins for Ponte Vedra, with Gavin Riccobono winning by major at 113 and Preston Turner by straight decision at 120.
Wolfson (1-5) had its second out-of-town trip in four days, having opened its season at the Matanzas Duals on Saturday. Keethan Seay (220) had the Wolfpack’s lone fall, with Sai Hassalla (138) winning by decision.
The Sharks will stay along the coast for its next competition Saturday at the Neptune Duals, hosted by Fletcher in Neptune Beach, while Wolfson will be off until a week from Wednesday, when they will dual against Raines.