Triad wrestlers finish third at own tournament


Triad’s wrestling team placed six wrestlers and finished third at its own Cardinal Invitational on Saturday.

Woodmore won the 14-team tournament, Piqua came in second and the Cardinals were third. Team scores were not available.

Winning their individual weight classes for Triad were Rickey Bruce (182) and Damian Boldman (152), while Andrew Zirkle (145) came in second.

Placing third was Cameron Miller (170), with fourth-place finishes coming from Zack Zizzo (132) and Scottie Instine (160).

Riverside also competed and saw Bill Walter place fourth.

The Pirates also had wrestlers recently compete at the Benjamin Logan junior varsity tournament. Thomas Roberts was third and Chad Brandyberry was fifth.

Triad wrestles today at Covington against the Buccs in the first round of the Division III state dual tournament.