The Axtell Wildcats and Wilcox-Hildreth Falcons wrestling teams competed on Feb. 7 in the Fort Kearny Conference/Twin Valley Conference tournament at the Viaero Event Center in Kearney.
The Wildcats placed fifth in the team scoring with 80.5 followed by Wilcox-Hildreth in 12th place with 34. Amherst won the event with 195.5 points followed by Hi-Line with 111 and Shelton was third with 96.5.
The Wildcats had one champion from the meet in senior Dustin Klingsporn who also captured his 150th career victory moving his record to an impressive 45-2 on the year. Jacob Fox placed third at 113 pounds, Quinn Bertrand was third at 126; Kaleb Senff fourth at 182, Ashton Hawkins fourth at 195 and Thomas Kirby fourth at 220.
for full story see February 12 Courier