NorthWood finishes in second place
The Panthers traveled to Ligonier on Saturday to participate in the West Noble Super Duals. The team went 4-1, placing second behind Jimtown by nine points.
Five Panthers went undefeated in their matches, including Lynk Ratcliff, Hunter Lechlitner, Alex Walker, Trey Tobias and Blake Herr.
Team results from the round robin included:
Tippecanoe Valley places fourth at Goshen Invitational
The Viking wrestlers finished tied for fourth place out of eight teams competing in the Goshen Invitational on Saturday, earning a total of 179 points. Columbia City took the team championship with 258 points.
Four Vikings earned championships in their weight class, including Bazle Owens, (195 pounds), Drake Montelongo (120), Galvin Shambaugh (106) and Brandon Hammer (182).
According to Vikings’ coach Kyler Kearby, “Been going to the Goshen Invitational for the past three years and haven’t come away with any champions. Today we had four! Tied for the most champs on the day.”
Other Viking finishers included 113 Barrett Heller (fifth); 138 Jacob Manns (fourth); 145 Jacob Kats (eighth); 152 Darren Crump (sixth); 160 Jadyn Virgil (fifth); 170 Cameron Mason (sixth); 220 Dalton Alber (third); and 285 Ian Becker (second).