The Canfield wrestling team won the first Brian Davidson Memorial wrestling tournament held at Salem High School on Dec. 30. A total of eight teams from northeast Ohio competed in the event. Canfield tallied 261 points, followed by Northwest in second at 240, Aurora third at 194, and Girard fourth at 153 points.
Taking home the gold medal for Canfield, in thier respective weight classes, were Korey Frost (113), Jake Dunbar (126), and John Poullas (152).
Other top placers for the Cards were Stephen Daprile second (106), Anthony Spencer third (120), Nick Borucki fifth (132), Shawn Williams third (138), Brian Batton fifth (145), Stephen Hamilton fifth (160), Stan Socha second (182), Sam Connor second (195), and Curtis Burns second (220).
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Canfield grapplers Shawn Williams, Nick Borucki, Brian Batton, Jake Dunbar, Stephen Daprile, Steve Hamilton, John Poullas, Korey Frost, Stan Socha, Anthony Spencer, Curtis Burns, Sam Connor, and Ben Siegle proudly display the trophy they earned as the winners of the first Brian Davidson Memorial Tournament at Salem High School on Dec. 30.
Coach Conley stated, "This was an excellent tournament for us. We have had some success in dual meets this year, and it's nice to see our kids wrestle well in a tournament style event also. Overall I am pleased with our progress as a team as we gear up for the second half of the season, EOWL tournament, and the state tournament."