The Northfield wrestling team competed in the Twin Lakes Wrestling Invitational Saturday, December 16. The Norse finished 10th out of sixteen teams. Joseph Ross placed third in the 195 lb weight class. His lone loss was to Jay County’s number 6th ranked wrestler in the state, Kyle Garringer by a score of 6-3. Jared Kirtlan placed third at in the 145 lb weight class. Jared lost to Arron Madison from Delphi in the semifinals by a close score of 4-2. Freshman Drew Clark ended the day placing 6th in the 106 lb weight class. Dustin Lee at 220 lbs and Kyle Houlihan at 170 lbs finished in 7th place while Cody Smalley finished 8th at 138 lbs. Cody Brown wrestled at 182 lbs and won his first match but sustained rib injuries and had to default his last two matches. Also wrestling but not placing were Partirck Armfield, Thomas Rockenbaugh and Austin Kirtlan.
The Northfield jv wreslters competed in the North Miami JV Wrestling Tourney over the weekend. Drake Heitz placed 4th and Josh Smalley placed 5th in the 195 pound weight class. Jake Stephan placed 4h in the 285 lb weight class. Matt Carey placed 5th at the 120 lb weight class.
Also wrestling were Logan Carey and Joesph Mitchell.