Varsity Wrestling Bears place 3rd out of 39 Teams at Fred Bell Tournament
By William Hayes
Andy Dylan Assistant Coach
The Union City Varsity Wrestling Bears clawed their way to a 3rd place team finish at the recent Fred Bell Memorial Tournament in Grove City, Pa.
Seniors Gavin Henry, 182 lbs. and Matt Long, 285 lbs. finished as champions. Senior William Burgess, 126 lbs. took 3rd. Junior Austin Jaquith, 145 lbs. placed 4th. Junior Marrshall Vantassell finished his tournament in 6th.
The team is in action next Jan. 30th. as they host Girard in the round of 16 of the District 10 team Duals, with the winner advancing to the D-10 Team Duals Saturday Feb. 2nd in Sharon, Pa. Mix 96.7 will have all the action live on air, and streaming for alumni at either unioncitytoday.com or mix967.org