Nationally Ranked Danvers High Superstar Max Leete was named the Northeastern Conference / Cape Ann League Wrestler of the Year for the third consecutive season as both leagues announced their annual All-Conference and All-Star teams.
Struggling at 126 pounds, Leete was undefeated for the Falcons this spring. He also placed fifth in the country in his weight class at the 2021 National High School Coaches Association Senior National Championships in Virginia Beach, Virginia. , three-time titlist of All States, four-time winner of Division 2 North and won a New England crown as a junior in 2020.
He was joined in the All-Conference squad by three of his Danvers High teammates: Connor mccarthy (138 pounds), Mike Ambeliotis (160) and heavyweight Isaac flores.
The combined Marblehead / Swampscott team, which posted a 7-2 regular season record, saw four of their grapplers selected: Connor o’brien (113 lbs), Michael hopkins (160), Nick sirota (170) and Anthony Nichols (182).
Beverly had three All-Conference selections in Garret mcneil (120 pounds), Luis Rodriguez (145) and Jonas Pavie (195).
The combined Saugus / Peabody team was represented by Chase ledbury (145) and Doug clark (220), while that of Salem Brendan Dalton (126) was also chosen. Gloucester has seen both Josias Castellucci (152) and Michel Toppan (184) Every All-Conference is also rewarded.
Undefeated NEC / CAL champion and Division 3 titlist North Triton had five All-Conference picks in Chris Montes (126), Dylan karpenko (138), Alexis Montes (145), Douglas aylward (160) and Parrot Hunter (195) as well as the coach of the year, Shawn McElligott.