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MMC wrestlers place third at Rock Valley

Tuesday, January 23, 2007

ROCK VALLEY - The Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn wrestlers competed Saturday in the tough Rock Valley Tournament, and the Eagles came away with three individual champions and a third-place team finish.

The state-ranked Akron-Westfield Westerners scored 218.5 points to take the team championship, while the Eagles finished right behind second-place Sheldon-South O'Brien. S/SOS scored 152. 5 points, and MMC 150. The remaining teams, in order of finish, were Boyden Hull/Rock Valley, West Sioux, MOC/Floyd Valley, Okoboji, Dakota Valley, and Hull Western Christian.

First-place winners for MMC included Jacob Lehnhoff at 119 pounds, Mitch Erdmann at 130, and Russ Godberson at 135.

Second place finishes went to Tory Johnson, 140, and Jared Letsche, 160. Todd Godberson took third place honors at 112, and Ethan Radke (125), Ben Mayer (145), Kyle Kohn (171) and Dan Holmes (Hwt) all finished fifth in their weight class.

MMC will compete in the 23-team BC-IG Invitational on Jan. 19 and 20.

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