South Dearborn Wrestling opens season with 3 weight class champions
South Dearborn wrestling opened the season on Saturday under new head coach Jesse Schaefer and returning assistant coach Chris Nobbe, at the Rex Leavitt Invitational in Elwood IN. Juniors Blake Bartley (152), Cade McClanahan (170) and Dylan McGill (182), all took home medals as weight class champions, each going 5-0 for the day. The team finished the day with 2 wins and 3 losses. Wins were against Tri (60-18) and Elwood (58-18). The team lost to Delta (60-24) and had two very close losses to Frankton (40-39) and Alexandria (39-36).
Other notable wrestlers, each having 4 wins and 1 loss, were junior Eli Otto (126), sophomore Cooper Barker (160), and junior Chase Emmert (220).
South Dearborn’s next meet is on Dec 6 at the Jefferson Duals in Jeffersonville Indiana.