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Tigers at wrestling invitational

Jon Kleinknecht Inquirer Sports Editor

January 14, 2014

MARION — Dayton Christian Academy nipped Sandusky Perkins to claim team championship honors in the Marion County Wrestling Invitational here last weekend.


DCA outscored Perkins 218.5 to 216 for the title in the 38-teams tournament. Galion and Northmor tied for 16th with 67 points apiece.


A trio of Tigers placed in their weight class. Junior Deaken McCoy posted a 5-2 record and was fourth at 220 pounds. Senior Nick Flowers went 6-1 at 145 pounds for fifth place, and senior Justin Kleinknecht was 5-2 at 120 pounds, good enough for seventh place.


Galion entertains Northmor in a dual meet Saturday at the high school. Action begins at noon. The varsity and junior varsity squads wrestle first, followed by a youth dual meet.