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Archers outwrestle Castle

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By Larry Goffinet

TELL CITY—Tell City won five of the last six matches to beat Castle 60-42 in junior high wrestling Tuesday.

Tell City trailed 39-33 after the 135-pound match.

Spenser Beard battled for nearly the three full periods in the 145-pound match before pinning Wanhainen in 2:46 to tie the score.

Trevor Zuelly trailed 2-0 late in the 155-pound match but scored a three-point near-fall in the closing seconds to win 3-2 to put the Archers ahead for good.

C.J. Rowe followed with a quick pin, Dakota Holland won by forfeit, and Cody Osborne finished the meet with a first-period pin.

Damian Harney, Grant Bolin, Justin Alvarez and Elliot Brown earned earlier pins for the Archers.

Mason Waninger won a 6-2 decision and Aubrey Craig won by forfeit.

“We knew they had a good solid team, but head-to-head we outwrestled them,” said Tell City Coach Josh Casebolt. “And our forfeits lined up well with theirs.”

Tell City went 1-3 in a tourney at Evansville Memorial Saturday, beating Reitz 56-53 but losing to Memorial 70-42, Highland Hills 56-49, and Mount Vernon 66-43.

Tell City, 12-4, will wrestle at Jasper tonight at 6 and will compete in the PAC tourney at Gibson Southern Saturday at 9 a.m.

Tell City 60, Castle 42

70-Aubrey Craig (TC) won by forfeit.

75-Damian Harney (TC) pin Williams 2:44.

80-Double forfeit.

85-Brown (C) won by forfeit.

90-Mason Waninger (TC) dec. A. Dowell 6-2.

95-Ramsey (C) pin Travis Brinksneader 1:30.

100-E. Dowell (C) won by forfeit.

105-Fuller (C) pin Jagger Hudson 1:55.

110-Grant Bolin (TC) pin Brayfield 0:54.

115-Justin Alvarez (TC) pin Lockyear 1:35.

120-Schnell (C) pin Logan Richards 0:54.

125-Elliot Brown (TC) pin Jeffries 1:51.

130-Barco (C) dec. Austin Kreisle 10-6.

135-Curry (C) pin Zach Hart 1:54.

145-Spenser Beard (TC) pin Wanhainen 2:46.

155-Trevor Zuelly (TC) dec. Meyer 3-2.

165-C.J. Rowe (TC) pin Aseneauz 0:32.

180-Dakota Holland (TC) won by forfeit.

200-Iben (C) dec. Shane Roark 5-0.

Hwt.-Cody Osborne (TC) pin Proudfoot 0:34.