JANUARY 9, 2021 – TROY
Covington went 5-0 in duals on the day to win the Troy Invitational on Saturday, improving their dual meet record to 20-2 this season. The Buccs opened the day with a 77-6 victory over Xenia, then followed with a 66-18 victory over Troy. Covington then defeated Kettering Fairmont, 56-22, and Sidney, 54-21, before winning the tournament with a 46-31 victory over Miami East in the final round.
Individually, five wrestlers went undefeated on the day for the Buccs. On their way to 5-0 records, Michael Hagan (113) earned 2 pins, Kellan Anderson (126) earned 3 pins, Cael Vanderhorst (138) earned 5 pins, Trentin Alexander (170) earned 2 pins and Jensen Wagoner (170) earned 4 pins. Megan Rose (138) finished 1-0.
Finishing with 4-1 records were Carson Taylor (106, 2 pins), Jericho Quinter (120, 3 pins), David Robinson (145, 2 pins) and Trey Kiser (2 pins). Scott Blumenstock (285) finished 3-1 with 2 pins, while Connor Sindelir (152) went 3-2 with a pin and Luke Brown (145) went 2-1 with a pin. Also earning wins and pins for the Buccs were Jackson Shiverdecker (132), Hayden Barker (220) and Ricky Stephan (220/285).
Covington travels to Wayne Trace for a tri meet with the host Raiders and Celina on Tuesday, January 12.