Five Wolverine wrestlers were victorious in their final matches at the Midwestern Athletic Conference Tournament, which was held January 6-7 at Hopewell High School.
In championship matches, at the 132 pound weight class – Ellwood City’s Tyler Alberts collected a major decision and victory over Jake Pail, Freedom, 8-0.
In third-place consolation matches, at 120-pound weight class – Tyler Baird was victorious by decision over Nick Reconnu, Montour, 5-1. In the 145 weight class – Austin Walley, Ellwood City used a major decision to beat Austin Dohl, Quaker Valley, 17-3.
In fifth-place consolation matches, Wolverine Jake Alberts was victorious by injury default over Noah Hunkele, Mars, in the 106-pound weight class.
And finally in seventh-place consolation matches, in the 113 pound weight class, Mat King, Ellwood City dec. Alex Chen, Mars, 7-5.
Congratulations to the Ellwood City Wrestling MAC Individual Championships Place Winners:
106 Jake Alberts, 5th
113 Matt King, 7th
120 Tyler Baird, 3rd
132 Tyler Alberts, 1st
145 Austin Walley, 3rd.
1. West Allegheny 192.5, 2. Moon 171.5, 3. Montour 165.5, 4. Freedom 156.5, 5. Mars 148.