West Holmes wrestlers recorded nine top-five finishes as the Knights grabbed a second-place team showing at the Div. II Whitehall-Yearling Sectional tournament this past Saturday.
West Holmes' Thane Kaufman (106) and Cael Woods (113) each won sectional titles as the Knights finished second overall with 162 points. Carrollton won the event with 251 points, with Granville third with 130, Bexley fourth with 127.5 and host Whitehall-Yearling 120.5.
Tyler Masters was second at 120, with Josh Baldridge picking up a similar finish at 170, and Alex Walker also was runner-up for the Knights at 220. Jake Mullett (195) and Skyler Cline (160) posted fourth-place finishes, with freshmen Cruz Alexander (145) and Walker Uhl contributing to the Knights' solid showing by snaring fifth-place showings.
With the top four advancing to the Heath District, that field will include seven Knights.