West Virginia State High School Wrestling Tournament, 1998-99

AAA 275

Regional Key: C = Champion; R = Runner up; T = Third place; F = Fourth; # = Region
Example: C4 means "Champion from Region 4"

Name/School Quarterfinal SemifinalFinal Champion
C1-Brian Padovini, Morgantown, sr , 25-4 Padovini, 7-2 Padovini, 4-3 Padovini, 4-2 Heath, 12-3
F2-Matt Miller, Preston, fr, 26-17
R3-Bryan Wellman, Cabell Midland, so, 27-10 Utt, 4-3
T4- Nathan Utt, Ripley, jr, 29-17
C2-Jim Gaines, North Marion, jr, 34-8 Gaines, F1:52 Persinger, F1:29
F1- Josh Suprenant, John Marshall, jr, 11-12
R4- Freddie Persinger, Lewis County, so, 23-7 Persinger, F2:57
T3- Jody Pauley, George Washington, so, 21-18
C3- Craig Morgan, Huntington, jr, 29-6 Morgan, F3:12 Morgan, 5-1 Heath, 4-3
F4- Robbie Nichols, Roane County, so, 11-10
R1- Pat Sleeth, Parkersburg South, 16-16 Sleeth, F1:59
T2- Nick Shomo, Philip Barbour, jr, 25-9
C4- Joe Heath , Greenbrier East, jr, 36-2 Heath, F3:29 Heath, F2:40
F3- Danny Williamson, Logan, jr, 17-6
R2-Brett Sherman, Martinsburg, sr, 27-8 Sherman, 3-2
T1- Ryan Boyd, University, 21-16


Consolation Bracket -- AAA 275 lbs

Losers champ round 1 drop straight down
Loser champ quarterfinals do a half-bracket cross (ABCD drops to CDAB)
Losers champ semi drop straight down
Loser champ round 1 Loser champ quarter vs winner cons round 1 Cons quarterLoser champ semi vs winner cons quarter Cons finalThird place
Persinger, Lew Wellman, 1-0 OT Wellman, 2-1 OT
Sleeth, PS Wellman, 9-2 Wellman, 3-2
Miller, Pre Wellman, F3:03
Wellman, CM
Sherman, Mar Sherman, 2-1
Suprenant, JM Suprenant, 7-0
Pauley, GW
Morgan, Hun Gaines, 2-1 OT
Utt, Rip Shomo, 2-1 Gaines, TF 4:39
Nichols, Roa Shomo, F2:10
Shomo, PB
Gaines, NM Gaines, F1:26
Williamson, Log Boyd, 7-2
Boyd, Uni


Fifth Place -- AAA 275 lbs

Loser consolation semiFifth place
Persinger, Lew Morgan, 2-1 OT
Morgan, Hun


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