SCHUYLER – Junior High wrestlers from Wayne closed out their competition during a weekend invitational.
The Wayne JH team competed in the Schuyler Middle School Invite Saturday.
The junior high coaches are proud of their wrestlers and how they performed at Schuyler this past weekend saying, “they gave tremendous effort and really handled themselves like mature young men during the ups and downs during their matches. This was our last JH Wrestling competition for this season and now the wrestlers will transition into Club Wrestling. The coaches would also like to extend a big Thank You to all the parents and fan support. Good Luck to all of the other activities this year. “Go Blue Devils!”
Invite champions came from Will Leseberg (88-95 lb), Ty Zach (118-128) and Colton Shepperd (130-136) while runner-up finishes saw Hunter Foote (97-104), Zander Liston (103-109) and Grant Maas (107-115) place second. Lakin Stange (145-150) and Lance Stange (220-235) both took third.
Due to COVID related issues, the Wayne High School wrestling team will pause team related activities until Monday, December 14. No make-up date has been determined for the home dual vs. Norfolk Catholic scheduled for Thursday, December 10, 2020.