Huskies Wrestlers, Gymnasts Win Tournaments Saturday
The Owatonna wrestlers came home with the team title and four individual champions from the Chaska/Chanhassen Ethan Herman Memorial Tournament on Saturday.
Peyton Robb won both of his matches by pin to win the title at 145 pounds and earn the Outstanding Wrestler of the Meet award for the fourth straight year. Goy Tut captured the heavyweight title with three wins by fall. Landon Johnson won the 113-pound title with two wins by pin. Cade King was the champ at 152 pounds with two wins.
Owatonna's Griffin Thorn finished second at 220. He lost to top-ranked Zachary Jakes of Mankato West in the final. Joe Fox was second at 126. Haden Fox rallied from an opening-round loss to win three straight and take third place at 120.
Kaden Nelson was fourth at 106. Parker Holton finished fourth at 182.
Owatonna won the team standings with 182 points. Maple Grove had 174. Mankato West was third with 140. The Huskies will face West on Thursday in Northfield in a triangular meet. In five head-to-head match-ups Saturday, OHS went 2-3 against the Scarlets.
The Owatonna gymnastics team swept every varsity and junior varsity event of the Waconia meet. The Huskies scored 139.325 to win the meet with the host team second in the five-team field. OHS returns to action Friday.