Wiley, Fairland trio place at Panther meet
CHESAPEAKE — One is the loneliest number for the Chesapeake Panthers.
The Panthers had just one wrestler among the elite in their annual invitational tournament Saturday.
Brad Wiley was the lone Panthers in the winner’s circle as he claimed the 285-pound division.
The Fairland Dragons had two winners and a runner-up. Chuck Wentz took first place in the 112-division and Michael Evans won at 140. Javon Hayes was second at 171 pounds.
Wellston won the tournament with a 5-0 record and Spring Valley (W.Va.) was second at 4-1.
Here are the top winners and runners-up in all weight classes:
103 - 1. Jeremy Lilly (George Washington), 2. Adam Fairchild (Wellston)
112 - Chuck Wentz (Fairland), 2. Joe Mount (George Washington)
119 - Dane Niday (Spring Valley), 2. Daniel Grubbs (George Washington)
125 - Ryan Shank (George Washington), 2. Richie Zinn (Wellston)
130 - Jamie Gray (Spring Valley), 2. Anthony Fleming (Wellston)
135 - Mike Cochran (Hurricane), 2. Allen Barnhill (Wellston)
140 - Michael Evans (Fairland), 2. Broderick Arthur, (Wellston)
145 - Nico Niday (Spring Valley), 2.
Tyler Wilburn (Wellston)
152 - Tyler Smith (Spring Valley), 2. Hampton Cokely (George Washington)
160 - Dave Parson (Spring Valley), 2.
Scott Stuart (Spring Valley B-Team)
171 - Nate Wilson (Wellston), 2. Javon Hayes (Fairland)
189 - Jerrith
Whitt (George Washington), 2. Matt Lockart (Wellston)
215 - Corey McClain (Wellston), 2. Benny Grave (Wellston B-team)
285 - Brad Wiley (Chesapeake), 2. Seth Moore (Spring Valley)