Tiger Grapplers Bring Home The Hardware
N3 Sports Team
The Grant Wrestling team traveled to Kelloggsville for their first team tournament of the season Saturday December 10th. The wrestlers opened against Fennville winning 76-6. The Tigers then went against the Host Kelloggsville Rockets dropping a tightly contested match 30-41.
After the loss Grant came back strong to defeat Coopersville 66-12. While this dual occurred Gull Lake bested Kelloggsville on another mat. The Tigers reenergized seeing their chance at a trophy reopened and...
...defeated Gull Lake 47-33 creating a three way tie for first. Grant finished their day strong defeating Buchanan 63-9 to ensure themselves a chance for a championship, as the tiebreakers went to criteria and were added up.
Grant had the most team points out of the three teams in their corresponding duals with 77, Gull Lake had 76, and Kelloggsville with 72. Combined with defeating Gull Lake head to head, The Grant Tigers brought home the 1st place trophy.
The Tigers were led on the day by Cam Roesly 135lbs, Brandon Sanders 145lbs, Kaleb Bonter 152lbs, and Rylee Schultz 189/215lbs as each finished going 5-0 on the day. Jimmy Montney 152/160 lbs (4-0) and Benny Gonzales 189lbs (3-0) also went undefeated.
Wyatt Andree 119lbs (3-2), Joe Millett 125lbs (3-2), Jagarr Jenerou 130lbs (4-1), Jacob Brandow 160/171lbs (3-1), Danny Atwood 171/189lbs (3-1), and Gabe Castro 215/285lbs (3-1) each contributed to the Tigers adding some hardware to their trophy case.