Middle School Wrestling · HMS Wrestling Finishes 5th in League Tournament


The HMS Wrestling Team completed its season over the weekend by placing 5th at the 28-team league tournament: The EOWL (Eastern Ohio Wrestling League) 

11 out of the 13 Tiger wrestlers who competed won at least one match and Tigers earned a spot up on the podium. 

Carter Mock and Ryan Spangler both took 2nd place 

Carter and Ryan each won 3 out of 4 matches with their only loss coming in the championships finals. 

Ethan Snyder, Matt Woomer, Kole Tarary, and Gage Gibson each took 3rd place. 

Ethan won 4 out of 5 matches (2 by pin)  

Matt won 4 out of 5 matches (1 by pin) 

Kole won 4 out of 5 matches (all by pin),  

and Gage Gibson – won 3 out of 4 matches (all by pin) 

Joe Goldberg took 6th place – winning 3 by pin 

Jakob Baxter took 8th place – winning 1 match by pin. 

Other wrestlers winning matches were: Nolan Rudicell, Aiden Helsel, and Simon Merkel (Nolan and Simon each won a match by pin).  

Matt Woomer was chosen as the final BAGUBA of the season for his relentless and unstoppable offense. Matthew’s takedown offensdominated every opponent he faced as he recorded an amazing 17 TDs.  

Congratulations to the entire HMS Wrestling team for all of the blood, sweat, and tears they put into another successful season that in the end proves “hard work pays off“.  

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