ARLEE – The Warriors’ grapplers picked up some wins on the mat this last week while hosting the Arlee Mixer. Teams from Plains-Hot Springs, Bigfork, Superior and Deer Lodge joined the Warriors’ Thursday wrestling in 10 weight classes as well as giving fans a few exhibition matches to cheer on.
Harold Yocum, Daniel Dunlop, Kyler Clinkenbeard, Tyler Potts and George Shick all won matches with Shick coming away with two wins by pin.
On Saturday the Warriors traveled to Superior to compete at the Bob Kinney Classic. Though no Warriors broke into a first place finish, Alex Bertollt grabbed second wrestling in the 170 weight class. TJ Knoll and Daniel Dunlop placed fourth in their divisions.
Arlee will head to Eureka Dec. 20 before going into winter break. They will return to the mats Jan. 2-3 in Ronan.
138 - Harold Yocum (Arl) pin Tucker Mclees (Sup) 1:32
145 - Russell Kujala (PHS) dec. Daniel Dunlop (Arl) 2-1, Daniel Dunlop (Arl) pin Ryan Cahalin (Sup) 1:05
152 - George Shick (Arl) pin Levi Common (BF) 0:58, George Shick (Arl) pin Sean Cozby (DL) 2:49, Kyler Clinkenbeard (Arl) pin Triston Forster (BF) 1:42
160 - Tyler Potts (Arl) pin Quentin Cooper (DL) 4:18
Bob Kinney Classic
Team Scores – Mission-Charlo 149; Thompson Falls 135; Frenchtown 110; Cut Bank 95; Plains-Hot Springs 92; Whitefish 92; Libby 81; Arlee 51; Flint Creek 45.5; Noxon 38; Browning 36; Glacier JV 19, Superior 3