Gavin McReynolds works for a pin.

Covington traveled to Sidney for a tri meet with the host Yellow Jackets and Allen East and swept both duals to improve their dual meet record to 13-3. The Buccs defeated Allen East, 43-28, then beat Sidney, 51-27.

Going 2-0 for Covington were Kellan Anderson (113, pin), Cael Vanderhorst (120, 2 pins), Riley Richards (132, pin), Austin Flick (138, pin), Keringten Martin (160, pin), Duncan Cooper (170, 2 pins) and Gavin McReynolds (182, 2 pins). Bryce Smith (160, pin) went 1-0, while Devin Newhouse (106), Jensen Wagoner (152) and Jesse Fisher (220, pin) finished 1-1. Also competing for the Buccs were Connor Sindelir (126), Fletcher Metz (145) and Dylan Staudt (285).

In JV action, Caleb Miller (138) and Ricky Stephan (182) earned pins while David Robinson (145) won by decision and Adam Brewer (160) dropped a match.

Covington’s Jr. High team also swept both duals to improve their dual meet record to 3-1. They defeated Allen East, 48-31, and Sidney, 58-21. Going 2-0 were Michael Hagan (80), Jericho Quinter (92), Lane Jay (104), Tanner Garrett (104), Chase Vanderhorst (110), Aaron Jackson (116), Cam Ha (150) and Bryce Staudt (172). Going 1-1 were Brian Morrison (122) and Trey Schmelzer (142). Banks Koffer, Kaden Hughes, Tyler Basye, Trey Kiser and Charles Morrison also competed well for the Buccs.

Covington travels to West Milton next Thursday, January 17 for a combined HS and JH tri meet with Milton-Union and Coldwater.

Jenson Wagoner turns his opponent to his back for points.
Jesse Fisher works to finish a takedown against Sidney on Wednesday.