NEW HAVEN — Only 5 of 14 weight classes saw the top four seeds making it to the semifinals when the State Open wrestled through the quarterfinal round at the Floyd Little Athletic Center on Friday night.
Saturday wrestling resumes at 10 a.m.
The championship semifinals are at 12:15 p.m.
Third place and fifth place bouts are set for 3:45 p.m.
The championship finals are scheduled for 5 p.m.
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The longest shots reaching the semis were No. 15 seed John Summers from Warde (182), No. 13 seed Cody McHenry from Branford (195), No. 13 seed Martial Sutton from Glastonbury (120), No. 13 Hunter Rasmussen from Warde (170), No. 12 seed Patrick Rescanski from Foran (heavyweight), No. 12 seed Will Hamilton from Bristol Central (106), Jacob Vecchio from Southington (220) and No. 11 seed Thomas Nichols from Bristol Eastern (138).
The 126, 145, 152 and 160 pound semis will see four state champions vying for a spot in the finals.
No. 1 Class M champ Josh Brault (Barlow) vs No. 12 seed Class L third Will Hamilton (Bristol Central)
No. 2 Class LL champ Michael Longo (Trumbull) vs No. 3 Class L champ Evan Lindner (New Milford
No. 1 Class L champ Michael Rapuano (Xavier) vs No. 5 Class LL second Lucas Coleman (Warde)
No. 2 Class LL champ Kai O’Dell (Danbury) vs No. 5 Class L second Bryce Arnold (Westhersfield)
No. 1 Class LL champ Drew Currier (Hall) vs No. 13 Class LL fourth Martial Sutton (Glastonbury)
No. 2 Class S champ Dylan Levesque (East Hampton) vs No. 3 Class L champ Joe Iamunno (North Haven)
No. 1 Class LL champ Tyler Johnson (Danbury) vs No. 4 Class M champ Daniel Charron (Killingly)
No. 2 Class L champ Kalil Shabazz (Middletown) vs No. 3 Class M champ Zachary Johns (Suffield/Windsor Locks)
No. 1 Class L champ Thomas Finn (Simsbury) vs No. 5 Class S second Braeden O’Brien (Bacon Academy)
No. 2 Class S champ Devin Matthews (Gilbert) vs No. 3 Class LL champ Jack Ryan (Trumbull)
No. 1 Class LL champ Ryan Jack (Danbury) vs. No. 4 Class L champ Khalil Bourjeli (New Milford)
No. 7 Class L second John Mairano vs No. 11 Class L third Thomas Nichols (Bristol Eastern)
No. 1 Class LL champ Will Ebert (Warde) vs No. 4 Class S champ Ben Richardson (Killingly)
No. 2 Class L champ James Lunt (Xavier) vs No. 3 Class M champ Dylan Washburn (Suffield/Windsor Locks)
No. 1 Class LL champ Cole Shaughnessy (Warde) vs No. 4 Class M champ Alex Klein Wassink (Suffield/Windsor Locks)
No. 2 Class S champ Kyle Matthews (Gilbert) vs No. 3 Class L champ Tyler Sung (New Canaan)
No. 1 Class LL champ Gus Tsiranides (Fairfield Prep) vs No. 4 Class L champ Luke Tiscio (Xavier)
No. 2 Class S champ Brayden Grim (Ledyard) vs No. 3 Class M champ Zahir Mclean-Felix (Brookfield)
No. 1 Class LL champ Thomas Mazur (Westhill) vs No. 13 Class LL fourth Hunter Rasmussen (Warde)
No. 2 Class S champ Ryan Powers (Lyman Memorial/Windham Tech) vs No. 3 Class M champ Frankie McNeary (Barlow)
No. 3 Class LL champ Billy Carr (Southington) vs No. 15 Class LL fourth John Summers (Warde)
No. 4 Class L champ Simon Flaherty (Amity) vs No. 8 Class LL second Tyrell Jones (Danbury)
No. 1 Class M champ Carson LiCastri (Barlow) vs No. 13 Class M fifth Cody McHenry (Branford)
No. 2 Class S champ Jamikael Lytle (Northwestern) vs No. 6 Class M second Jadian Mckenzie (New London)
No. 1 Class M champ Christopher Gens (Avon) vs No. 12 Class LL third Jacob Vecchio (Southington)
No. 3 Class LL champ D.J. Donovan (Danbury) vs No. 7 Class L second Ryan Roark (East Lyme/Norwich Tech)
No. 1 Class LL champ Matt Weiner (Shelton) vs No. 12 Class M third Patrick Rescanski (Foran)
No. 5 Class LL second Jordan Agosto (Danbury) vs No. 10 Class LL third Jaylin Houston (New Haven)