4 Viking wrestlers get crowns at East Noble Invite

Four champions led the way for the Huntington North High School wrestling team as it finished second at the East Noble Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 11.

Preston Teusch at 120 pounds, Michael Kline at 138, Cody McCune at 152 and Julian Fletcher at 160 stood on the top step to lead the Vikings to 198.5 points, just 1.5 points short of champion Manchester.

Taking seconds on the day for HNHS were Brady Lewis at 113 pounds and Darryn Kuhl at 126.

Jackson Holzinger at 106 pounds and Matthew Kline at 145 got third place finishes, Trenton Smith at 285 took fourth and Preston Burcham at 170 and Jamie Blackstone at 182 took fifth.

Junior varsity wrestlers participated at North Miami, with Nate Elliot at 170 and Tyler Adams at 138 going undefeated on the day.