Fox, Ritner, LeClair Win Titles At Harvard Invitational

The Axtell Wildcat and Wilcox-Hildreth Falcon wrestling teams were in action on Dec. 4 competing in the 16-team Harvard Invitational.

Axtell placed second overall scoring 106.5 points. Alma won the team title with 133.5 while Wilcox-Hildreth placed in a tie for ninth with Johnson County Central with 45 points each.

The Cats finished the invite with five medalists. The Cats were led by Jacob Fox winning the 126 pound class while Preston LeClair won the 182 pound title while Taaron Lavicky was second at 160, Ashton Hawkins second at 220 and Quinn Bertrand third at 145. The Falcons had four medalists led by Graiden Ritner winning the 120 pound class followed by Mason Johnson taking third at 195, Gavin Patterson fourth at 106 and Eli Pistulka fifth at 160.

see December 8 Courier for full story