West Ottawa finishes 4-1 at their annual home tournament this Saturday. Showing signs of improvement from last season (where the Panthers finished 1-4 at their own event) the Panthers battled tough competition all day.
The defeated Olivet 58-18, Union City 42-33, Olivet B 66-6, fell to Tri-County 30-47. In the third place match, the Panthers defeated the Chargers of Union City in a rematch, 42-34.
Undefeated wrestlers on the day were Mathew Hakken (112), Owen Foster (119), Mayson Levandoski (135) and Andrew VanDyke (189). 4-1 on the day was Trale Bumstead.
The Girls team also hosted their first annual Girls Invitational on Friday night. Placing were Izabella Colunga (112) third, Maritza Rodriguez (119) second, and Kaitlynn Heck (125) third.