Times Photo by Nancy Noll-Meyer
The Monett Middle School wrestling team, pictured above, earned second place in the 11-team Seneca Wrestling Tournament. In the front row, from left, are: Joel Barrientos, Angel Rabadon, Chris Ramos, Brody Crawford, Gabe Pryor, Ian Meyer and Aaron Howard. Second row: manager Maddie Mayes, manager Mackenzie Bucher, manager Cassie Sanford, Caleb Hilton, Kyler Gray, Eric Villa and Ryan Welch. Third row: Tiffany Hull, Aiden Brown, Travis Wentz, Hunter Pyle, Trevor Prewitt, Zack Vollmer, Donovan Smith and Ashton Massardo. Fourth row: coach Garret Clark, Brady Wright, Ben Cole, Desmond Hill and coach Justin Semerad.
The Monett Middle School wrestling team recently took second at the Seneca Junior High Wrestling Tournament.
Seneca won the 11-team tournament scoring 229 points. Monett recorded 227 points winning 43 total matches.
Placing first for the Cubs were: Brody Crawford, Aaron Howard, Ian Meyer, Caleb Hilton, and Desmond Hill.
Taking second for Monett were: Hunter Pyle and Trevor Prewitt.
Finishing third for the Cubs were: Chris Ramos, Kyler Gray, Zack Vollmer, Gabe Pryor, Ben Cole and Travis Wentz.
Recording fourth place finishes for Monett were: Brady Wright, Joel Barrientos, and Ashton Massardo.