Braves youth earn 23 trophies, head to state

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The Grant County Youth Wrestling team earned 23 trophies at Campbell County High School on Feb. 10. Medals were given to the top four finishers.

Winners from Grant County include:
• 1st place - Drew Dickerson, Alex Mattingly and Carter Messerly
• 2nd place - Ethan Barnes, Austin Lillie, Grady Reynolds and Brandon Thurman
• 3rd place - Noah Chaney, Brandon Gibson, Luke Hyden, Nate Mains, Olivia Messerly and Noah Toomey
• 4th place - Bryant Henson, Elijah Reynolds and Bradley Wooten

The state tournament will be held on Feb. 17 at he Kentucky Horse Park.

The first session (for wrestlers born 2006/2007 and 2000/2001) will be from 9 a.m. to noon.

The second session (for wrestlers born 2004/2005 and 2002/2003) the meet will be from 1:30 to 5 p.m.
Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for students.
(Submitted by Sandy Messerly)