The Axtell Wildcat wrestling team hosted its annual Axtell Invitational on Dec. 16 at Axtell Community Schools.
The Wildcats placed sixth in the invite with 56 points just eight points ahead of the Minden Whippets in seventh with 44. Milford easily won the team championship scoring 213 points followed by Kearney JV in second with 122.5 and Ansley-Litchfield third with 96.
Axtell had five wrestlers place in the top six led by Jacob Fox winning the 120 pound title followed by Taaron Lavicky third at 152 and fourth placers were Quinn Bertrand at 145, Kaleb Senff 182 and Ashton Hawkins at 195.
for full story see December 23 Courier