Created on Monday, 10 December 2012 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Indian Lake’s wrestling team took an injured lineup to the Marysville Duals on Saturday and came away with a respectable performance.
Indian Lake’s Kurtis Gibbons works to pin a Tri-Valley wrestler during their 152-pound match in the fifth-round of the Marysville Duals on Saturday. (EXAMINER PHOTO | AARON LaBATT)
Despite being less than 100 percent with several key wrestlers out because of injury, the Lakers still managed to post a 3-2 dual meet record and a seventh-place finish.
The host Monarchs won the 12-team tournament in impressive fashion. They beat Waynedale, the defending Division III state champions, 41-35 in the championship pool. Hilliard Darby was third and Sheridan was fourth.
The Lakers defeated Teays Valley 37-32, Dublin Scioto 66-16 and Tri-Valley 45-30. They lost to Springboro 37-27 and Darby 55-21.
Finishing 5-0 for Indian Lake were Kurt Crockett (126) and Heath Lange (145), while Trenton Butterfield (195) went 2-0.
Also for the Lakers, Shane Asman (195) went 4-1 and Reyse Wallbrown (132) went 3-1.
Indian Lake travels to Versailles on Tuesday for a dual meet.