Late Saturday prep wrestling: Reedsville 2nd at Ladysmith Invite

Late Saturday prep wrestling: Reedsville 2nd at Ladysmith Invite

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Late Saturday prep wrestling: Reedsville 2nd at Ladysmith Invite

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The Reedsville wrestling team had two individuals finish in first, two in second and four in third en route to finishing second as a team at Saturday’s 18-team Ladysmith Invitational.

The Panthers recorded 460.5 points to trail only Clear Lake’s 464.

Rene Mora, at 132 pounds, and Colby Kasten (138) each won their weight classes for Reedsville as Mora had two pins, a major decision and a decision while Kasten won with three pins and a technical fall.

Earning second-place finishes for Reedsville were Grant Wedepohl (152) and Elliott Ebert (160). Wedepohl, after receiving a first-round bye, advanced with a pin and a decision before falling by decision in the championship match. Ebert, who also received a first-round bye, had two pins before falling in the championship match by major decision.

The Panthers had third-place finishes from Tyler Schuh (170), Mason Loose (220) and Jordan Ebert (126). Schuh had two pins before falling by a decision and in the third-place match won by pin while Ebert had a decision and major decision before being pinned in the semifinals. Ebert recovered and won his final match with a major decision.

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