Shelton's Ray Weiner third at Class LL championships
Shelton High’s Ray Weiner placed third at the Class LL Wrestling Championships at Trumbull High on Saturday.
Weiner pinned Isaiah Medina from New Britain in 2:21 of their 195-pound consolation final.
Seeded second, Weiner advanced to the semifinals to face Trumbull High’s third-seeded Brett Nutter.
The epic match came down to the final seconds of overtime, when Nutter snapped the 1-1 tie with a takedown with 15 seconds remaining in the extra session.
Nutter went on to defeat top-seeded Joe Gjinaj from Fairfield Warde, 3-2.
Weiner pinned fourth-seeded Jeff Cocchia from Brien MacMahon in 52 seconds to advance to the consi final.