Eli Kauble sealed up a victory for the middle school wrestling team over the visiting Elida Bulldogs by pinning T. Dally in just thirty seconds in the last match of the meet at 245 lbs.
The pin enabled the wildcats to edge out the Bulldogs 38-34 to win their home opener.
Kenton defeated the Elida wrestlers in six of the nine contested matches. Anthony Hunt (116 lbs), Landen Elliott (128) and Tim Wilkinson (172) also defeated their opponents with a pin while Karson Davis (92 lbs) and Matthew Handel (160) won by a major decisions. Danny Combs also recorded a win for the team by forfeit.
The Wildcat wrestlers will be competing in the Ridgedale Wrestling Invite in Morral, Ohio this weekend.
80: Double Void [0-0]
86: Double Void [0-0]
92: K. Davis (K) Win by MD 14-1 over M. Espinoza (E) [4-0]
98: S. Kirk (E) Win by Forfeit [4-6]
104: P. Guth (E) Win by Forfeit [4-12]
110: E. Lawson (E) Win by MD 14-4 over JJ Manns (K) [4-16]
116: A. Hunt (K) Win by Pin over S. Mattox (E) [10-16]
122: L. Elliott (K) Win by Pin over S. Smith (E) [16-16]
128: M. Schum (E) Win by Pin over L. Dillard (K) [16-22]
134: E. Ramsdail (E) Win by Pin over A. Gerlach (K) [16-28]
142: A. Dailey (E) Win by Forfeit [16-34]
150: Double Void [16-34]
160: M. Handel (K) Win by MD 15-2 over B. Schneider (E) [20-34]
172: T. Wilkinson (K) Win by Pin over K. Roberts (E) [26-34]
205: D. Combs (K) Win by Forfeit [32-34]
245: E. Kauble (K) Win by Pin over T. Dally [38-34]