Jamal Graham takes down Getchell’s Timothy Doroshuk Thursday. Graham went on to win 11-9. (Photo by John Fisken)

Jamal Graham takes down Getchell’s Timothy Doroshuk Thursday. Graham went on to win 11-9. (Photo by John Fisken)

Wildcats rally past Getchell for 1st Wesco win / Wrestling

Coming from 21 points down, the Oak Harbor High School wrestling team collected its first Wesco North win of the season, a 34-33 thriller at Marysville Getchell Thursday, Jan. 18.

The Wildcats trailed 27-6 before winning six consecutive bouts to take the match.

Michael Fisken (220 pounds) ignited the rally with a first-round fall (:56). Hayden Campbell (285) then won 7-2, making it 27-15.

Jamal Graham (106) eked out an 11-9 win, followed by a fall (1:47) by Blake Servatius (113).

Jakob Dailey (120) recorded a major decision, 11-0, to give Oak Harbor a 28-27 lead, then Caleb Fitzgerald (126) clinched the win with a fall (3:04).

Other winners for Oak Harbor were Blake McBride (145), 5-2, and Shingo Johnston (152), 6-2.

Wildcats who lost were Giovanni Ribay (132), fall, 3:18; Jeremiah Dailey (138), fall, 3:53; Aaron Fletcher (160), fall, 3:39; Ethan Pace (170), 11-7.

In all, Oak Harbor won eight of the 12 bouts that were contested but was hurt by having to forfeit two weight classes, 182 and 190.

The Wildcats are now 1-4 in North action, 4-8 overall. They make their annual trip to Renton’s Hazen High School for the PanCan Tournament at 7 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, then finish the regular season when Stanwood visits at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23.

Hayden Campbell, top, takes control in his win over Marysville Getchell’s Elias Durham. (Photo by John Fisken)

Hayden Campbell, top, takes control in his win over Marysville Getchell’s Elias Durham. (Photo by John Fisken)

Oak Harbor’s Caleb Fitzgerald, top, turns Tanner Condon on the way to a second period fall.	(Photo by John Fisken)

Oak Harbor’s Caleb Fitzgerald, top, turns Tanner Condon on the way to a second period fall. (Photo by John Fisken)

Blake McBride battles with the Chargers’ Trey Padgett during his 5-2 decision Thursday.	(Photo by John Fisken)

Blake McBride battles with the Chargers’ Trey Padgett during his 5-2 decision Thursday. (Photo by John Fisken)

Blake Servatius, left, wins by a fall after this takedown at Marysville Getchell.	(Photo by John Fisken)

Blake Servatius, left, wins by a fall after this takedown at Marysville Getchell. (Photo by John Fisken)

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