Hurons finish second in Lions Tourney

ST. IGNACE-The Rogers City wrestling team opened the 2013-14 season with an impressive showing at the St. Ignace Lions Invitational, taking second place out of 13 teams.

With only nine wrestlers competing, the Hurons finished second to Gladstone and finished in front of Sault Ste. Marie, Mio, Ishpeming, St. Ignace, Munising, Grand Rapids Christian, Manistique, Mancelona, Bark River, Newberry and Detour.

The Hurons had three individual champions: sophomore Justin Saile (125) had three first-period pins, junior Jacob Sobeck (145) also had three first-period pins and senior Andrew Selke (215) won in his weight class after missing all of last season with an inury.

Taking second place for Rogers City were: sophomore Tommy Vogelheim (103) and senior Jared LaFleche (171). Third-place finishers for the Hurons were: freshman Tristan Baller (112), senior Noah Sobeck (130) and junior Cameron Urban (140).