Wayne medals six at Schuyler Invite
SCHUYLER — Wayne's wrestlers finished the day with six medals, including a runner-up effort, to place 10th in the Schuyler Invitational on Saturday.
Juan Vergara led the Blue Devil effort with a runner-up finish at 132 pounds, losing to defending state champion Jordan Kelber of Valentine.
Three Blue Devils placed fifth in their weight classes, including Reece Jaqua (120), Cameron Muhs (126) and Hunter Jorgensen (220). Victor Kniesche and Daniel Maxson were sixth at 138 and 195 pounds, respectively.
Wayne's wrestlers travel to the Neligh-Oakdale Invitational next Saturday.
Schuyler 198.5, Lexington 195, Valentine 184.5, Aquinas 184, Norris 128, Columbus Lakeview 127, Madison 68, Tekamah-Herman 66, Boys Town 64.5, Wayne 64, Shelby-Rising City 22, Omaha Gross 14.
120: 5. Reece Jaqua, Wayne, pinned Caden Stutzman, Norris, :23.
126: 5. Cameron Muhs, Wayne, dec. Clayton Williams, Norris, 3-2.
132: 1. Jordan Kelber, Valentine, pinned Juan Vergara, Wayne, 3:11.
138: 5. Boston Barcel, Lakeview, dec. Victor Kniesche, Wayne, 7-2.
195: 5. Derek Conety, T-H, pinned Daniel Maxson, Wayne, 2:49.
220: 5. Hunter Jorgensen, Wayne, pinned Grant Ohnemus, S-RC, 1:19.