CC Wrestlers Take Home 1st at Hudson Invitational

Charles City Comets

The Charles City Comet Grapplers had a great showing at the Hudson Invitational Wrestling Tournament on January 18th as the blew by the eight-team field in route to the team title.  Charles City’s 242.5 team points were a full 70 points ahead of second place Don Bosco – Gilbertville.  The Comets crowned six champions which included junior Johnny Etherington at 120 pounds, sophomore Max Forsyth at 126 pounds, junior Jake Niichel at 132 pounds, senior Alex Mitchell at 145 pounds, senior Zack Milks at 152 pounds and senior Seth Niichel at 160 pounds.  Sophomore Austin Staudt, senior Wyatt Forsyth, and senior Taylor Cole earned second place finishes for the Comets.  The Comet Wrestlers will return to action Thursday night, January 23rd as they head to New Hampton for a Northeast Iowa Conference dual meet.