Butler third at GMVWA Holiday Tournament


By Darrell Wacker - dwacker@civitasmedia.com



Matt Verdes was awarded for the most pins.


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The Butler wrestling team celebrates their third place finish out of 64 teams.


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FAIRBORN – The Butler wrestling team had an impressive showing at the Greater Miami Valley Wrestling Association (GMVWA) Holiday Tournament at Wright State University.

Butler placed third overall out of 64 teams finishing with 138 points. Graham was the overall winner with 274.5 points and Dublin Coffman was second with 153 points. The Aviators were second in the large school division behind Coffman.

Ronnie Pietro won the 120 pound weight class while Jestin Love placed second at 138 pounds. Also placing was Matt Verdes, Bailey Suddeth, and Ethan Cyrette.

Comments from coach Mark Peck will be added as the story is updated.

Matt Verdes was awarded for the most pins.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2016/12/web1_Matt-verdes-most-pins-106.jpgMatt Verdes was awarded for the most pins. Contributed photo

The Butler wrestling team celebrates their third place finish out of 64 teams.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2016/12/web1_Wrestling.jpgThe Butler wrestling team celebrates their third place finish out of 64 teams. Contributed photo

By Darrell Wacker

dwacker@civitasmedia.com

Reach Darrell Wacker at 937-684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.

Reach Darrell Wacker at 937-684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.