The Junior High Wrestling team place eight wrestlers including two champions at the WCJC tourney on Saturday.
Congratulations to 140 Thomas Schnerre who finished the season a perfect 22-0 and won his weight class with a Pin Fall over Klondike’s Hintz in a 1:36. 165 Caleb Blye finished the season 20-1 and won his weight class by Pin Fall over Benton Central’s Zamora.
85 Isaac Switzer and 135 Jesus Escalera both finished in second place. Isaac finished the season 21-4 losing 4-1 to Knox from Battleground. Jesus finished 15-7 on the season losing to Klondike’s Hoskins by Pin Fall in 2:47.
80 Dominic Skees, 130 Dakota Skees, and 155 Evan Suppinger all finished in third place, having lost early then wrestling back to place. Dominic finished with a 20-4 record by beating Clemans from Twins Lakes by Tech Fall 16-0. Dakota finished 22-2 on the season beating Pacheko from Tecumseh by Pin Fall in 2:25. Evan beat McKinney of Southwestern by Pin Fall in 2:07 finishing his season with a 23-2 record.
Ben Haan finished in 6th place after a loss to Battleground’s Anderson by Pin Fall in 52 seconds. Ben finished the season with a 17-8 record.
Other wrestlers who competed in the tourney were 90 Gray Weeks, 95 Charlie Ensign, 105 Sam Seaburg, 110 Ayden Morgan, 120 John Schnerre, 145 Peter Brown, 180 JJ Newcomb, and 210 Joaquin Bustos