The Axtell Wildcats wrestling team traveled to Ord on Friday to compete in the 18-team Ord Invitational.
The Cats finished in fifth place overall scoring 68 points. Broken Bow won the invite team title with 230 points followed by Battle Creek with 222.5 and Burwell third with 189.5.
Axtell had three players earn medalist honors. Braiden Gomez was third at 160 pounds for the Cats followed by Hunter Stratman third at 195 pounds and AJ Skaggs rounding out the medalist with a bronze at 285 pounds in his return to the mat.
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