Wood takes first at opening meets
The Plainsmen wrestlers came home with five medals from their back-to-back meets last week in Elwood and Broken Bow. Junior Beau Wood went undefeated to claim the championship at both meets.
Wrestlers traveled to Elwood on Friday, Dec. 1 to compete against 13 other teams. The Plainsmen placed sixth with a score of 67 points, bringing home three individual medals.
Wrestling at 195, Wood pinned all three of his opponents to claim the championship title.
Senior Jack Kennicutt placed third in the 182-pound class, pinning three of his opponents but losing his second match by fall.
Sophomore Trye Hickey also took home a third place medal, losing his first match by fall and pinning his next three opponents.