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Van Wert hosts duals

Van Wert finished as the runner-up behind Versailles at the inaugural Graig Pollock Memorial Team Duals on Saturday.

The Cougars defeated Hicksville 82-0 and Crestview 54-27, then fell in the finals to Versailles, 56-18. Joaquin Estrada, Matthew Dunno and Morgein Bigham were undefeated on the day. Estrada (106) earned a 5-3 decision over Trey Huber of Versailles in the first place match. Dunno (113) pinned Sam DeLand of Versailles in 3:57 and Bigham (165) won a 4-0 decision over Logan Nerderman in the finals.

Crestview finished fourth after defeating Evergreen 30-15, then falling to Van Wert and Spencerville 48-15.

Evergreen, Hicksville, Lima Central Catholic, Oregon Clay and Toledo Woodward also participated on Saturday.

Lincolnview competes at Van Buren

VAN BUREN — Lincolnview finished 20th out of 32 teams at the Van Buren Invitational on Saturday.

The highest placers for the Lancers were Joe Sawyer (fifth, 126) and Tyler Ulrey (sixth, 285).

POSTED: 01/22/23 at 9:55 pm. FILED UNDER: Sports