Indians wrestling team takes fourth place at Lancaster tournament

Posted on Monday, December 30, 2013 at 7:00 am

Despite being shut out of a podium finish in Lancaster County last week, the Northumberland Indians Wrestling Team concluded their last tournament with an overall fourth-place result and six individual medalists, including three gold winners.

Nine schools and a makeshift team competed Saturday in the Lancaster Invitation Wrestling Tournament. Middlesex took home the team trophy over Tabb, who took runner-up.

The battle for the third place team was decided between the Lower Northern Neck rivals with the Lancaster Red Devils topping Northumberland for the spot.

The Indians finished fourth overall with Franklin rounding out the top five finishers through a victory over the Essex Trojans.

Riverbend B edged out King and Queen for seventh place and Grafton finished ninth over the Bandits, a hybrid team comprised of wrestlers that didn’t make weight or were second-string players from almost every…

 

-Pick up a copy of the January 1 issue of the Northumberland Echo for the full story!

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