Viking grappler Haught earns ticket to state wrestling finals

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Ricky Haught (first from left), a junior on the Huntington North High School wrestling team, placed fourth at the New Haven Semi-state on Saturday, Feb. 10, at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, in Fort Wayne. Wrestlers who placed in the top four of their weight class advanced to the state finals, which are set for Friday, Feb. 16, and Saturday, Feb. 17, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, in Indianapolis. Of the six Huntington North wrestlers who competed at semi-state, Haught ended up being the lone Viking to make it to state.