April 24, 2024

PCM wrestlers finish second at ADM Tiger Invitational

Four Mustangs crowned champions at weekend tournament

Tucker Wheeler

ADEL — Four champions led the PCM wrestling team at the ADM Tiger Invitational on Saturday.

Despite entering just nine wrestlers, the Mustangs finished second in the six-team field after four wrestlers won individual titles and two others were second.

Kaliber Fry, Tucker Wheeler, Hewitt Brinegar and Sawyer Bouwkamp combined to go 14-0 and Remington Fry won three matches at 138.

West Hancock’s 12 wrestlers won the team title with 118.5 points, but the nine Mustangs who competed scored 94 points in second.

Kaliber Fry

Host ADM (73.5), Perry (38.5), West Central Valley (28.5) and Van Meter (19.5) completed the field.

Bouwkamp’s first-ever title featured a 4-0 day with two pins, one technical fall and a major decision at 165 pounds.

Wheeler also was 4-0 and he recorded three pins at 144. Kaliber Fry (33-14) was 3-0 at 113 and he had two pins and one technical fall, while Brinegar (43-5) was 3-0 at 150 with one pin and two major decisions.

Remington Fry (31-16) finished second at 138 after going 3-1 with a win by pin, a 9-3 victory and a win by medical forfeit.

The other runner-up finish came from Jeffrey McDanel, who was 2-1 at 157.

Wyatt Wheeler (175), Trent Nickelson (190) and Kaiden Valcore (215) all finished third in their weight classes despite going 0-2.

Hewitt Brinegar