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Prep Wrestling: Two Bulldogs finish in Top 5

 
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updated: 2/1/2022 8:55 AM

The Harrisburg wrestling team had two finish in the Top 5 over the weekend at the Rich Lovellette Invitational in Litchfield.
Tony Keene took second as the sophomore wrestling in the 113-pound division lost to Auburn's Anthony Ruzic in the first place match.
Keene started his day with a buy and beat Roxana's Justis Theis, followed by a win over Vandalia's Sophie Bowers.
Bryant Lester finished fourth in the 195-pound weight class as he lost in a 7-3 decision to Roxana's Hunter Bailey.
Like Keene, Lester started his day with a bye and beat Benton's Isaih Dalton in the quarterfinals, before falling to Lena-Winslow's Drew Mensendike in the semifinals.
Other finishes for Harrisburg included: Avery Henderson (106-pound weight class, 6th); Brendan Hicks (182, 6th); Briar Butler (126, 7th); Rayne Jerrell (152, 7th); Josh Stewart (170, 7th).