EDGERTON — Montpelier’s wrestling team went 1-1, while Edgerton went winless in a tri-meet with Ayersville on Tuesday at Edgerton High School.
The Locomotives fell 51-18 to the Pilots, but beat the Bulldogs 45-24. Edgerton fell to Ayersville 48-21.
Montpelier’s Kasche Bible (145 pounds) went 2-0 and won by pin against Ayersville’s Joseph Romes (5:48) and Edgerton’s Shaun Murphy (2:27). Bible’s teammate, Monte Treesh (285), also won both of his matches, pinning the Pilots’ Ethan Courtaway (:55) and winning a 9-5 decision over Edgerton’s Mathias Shepler.
Edgerton’s Hayden Herman (126, 120) took both of his matches by pins, beating Ayersville’s Shannon Hohenberger (126, 1:56) and Montpelier’s Jacee Altaffer (120, 1:51). Jordan Warner (170) also won both of his matches for the Bulldogs: a 10-2 decision over Ayersville’s Luke Delano and pinned Montpelier’s Ivan Nichols in 2:11.
The Locos’ Gavin Wurm (195), Ethan Pontious (220) and Landon Brigle (132) all lost their matches against Ayersville, but bounced back against Edgerton with wins by pins. Wurm won in 2:34 against Elijah Martin, Pontious in 3:04 over Justin Huffman and Brigle in 27 seconds versus Raymond Barlow.
The Bulldogs’ Blake Flower (182), Jordon Hohler (126) and Shepler all went 1-1. Shepler took a win against Courtaway with a 58-second pin, while Flower pinned Montpelier’s Logan Carpenter in 29 seconds. Hohler pinned Montpelier’s Makaya Crisenbery in 1:23.