Multiple Teams · Bears 8th, Swallow 2nd at 18-team ECIC wrestling event


In the highly-regarded 18-team ECIC wrestling event Friday at Jay County, Monroe Central finished 8th.

Host Jay County won the event, while Frankton was 2nd, and Marion 3rd. Rounding out the top 10 were Coldwater, Ohio in fourth, fifth was Churubusco, Muncie Central was 6th, Wes-Del (112 points) was 7th, while the Golden Bears were 8th with 111 points. Benjamin Logan of Ohio was 9th and 10th went to Greenvile, Ohio.

Freshman Logan Swallow highlighted the day going 3-1 and finishing 2nd in the 285 pound class.

Third place went Walker Tinsman (120) who was 2-2 and Tyler Jones (138) who was 3-1 on the day.

Fourth place was earned by Dalton Winans (113) who was 2-2 and Mason Huser (160) who also posted a 2-2 record. Finishing 8th with a 2-3 record was Jordan Willen (126).

Walker Tinsman (106) finished 1-2, Lucas Muzzarelli (132) was 1-2, Gregg Yuknavage (170) finished 1-2,  as did Cole Osgood at 195 pounds. 

Jackson Franklin (145) finished 0-2, while not competing Friday were Kamron Caldwell, Austin Leonard, Julian Franklin and Griffin Heckman.