Two Knight wrestlers competed in the Rensselaer Central 9th-10th grade Invite.
138 Dawson Skees and HVY Tommy Devine both competed in the 10th grade division. This was a single elimination tourney until the semi final round.
138 Dawson Skees finished 3rd overall in his bracket. Dawson started the day by pinning Velez from Crown Point in 2:27 of the 2nd period. Dawson then pinned his next opponent Denney from Wheeler HS in 38 seconds. Dawson lost a chance at the finals by losing 1-0 to Lake Central’s Lionberg. Dawson bounced back from this close loss by defeating Henric of Michigan City by pin fall in 1:31 to capture 3rd place!
HVY Tommy Devine started the day with a big victory over Wamsley of Rensselaer Central by scoring a reversal and pin fall at 1:58 of the second period. Tommy then wrestled Vanderwoude of Merriville, losing by pin fall in 58 seconds. Tommy finished the day against Beale of Chesterton, losing by pin fall at 2:02 of the second period and finishing in 4th place.
Next up for the Knights is Sectional wrestling at Lafayette Jeff on 1/31/15.