Pacer wrestlers participate in Salem tournament


Switzerland County High School wrestlers participated in the Salem High School Tournament on Saturday, January 3rd.

Eight teams participated in the tournament, including: Switzerland County, Salem, Eastern, Mitchell, Bedford, and Franklin; while Jennings County had two teams in the tournament.

Switzerland County finished in sixth place in team scoring with 22 wins and 13 loses, and had four wrestlers in medal standings.

Keegan Ray (120 pounds) and Tylor Thomas (220 pounds) earned first place gold medals; Dalton Woodward (126 pounds) earned a second place silver medal; and Cullen Scott (160 pounds) earned a third place bronze medal in their weight classes.

Austin Dennis (132 pounds) earned fourth place; while Dakota Godwin (152 pounds), Alex Herbert (182 pounds), Dustin Wallace (138 pounds) and Cody Wilson (170 pounds) all earned fifth places in their weight classes.

The next meet will be this Saturday, January 10th, at Madison Consolidated High School, and will begin at 9 a.m.