The Greenfield-Central wrestling team opened its season Saturday with a third-place finish in the 16-team Arsenal Tech Invitational.
Hamilton Southeastern was first, followed by Ft. Wayne Carroll.
Josh Farrell (152 pounds) was named outstanding wrestler of the tournament after topping Hamilton Southeastern’s John Tatom 9-4 in the finals.
Sam Locke (132) and Tyler Beeson (285) were also individual champions.
Logan Lynch (106), Michael Jones (120) and Garrett Mullins (126) notched runner-up finishes.
Twelve of the 13 Cougars that competed placed in the top eight of their weight class.
G-C is at Pendleton Heights today.
Cougars take Turkey Breast Invite
The Greenfield-Central girls swimming team captured the inaugural Turkey Breast Invitational Saturday at G-C.
The Cougars (149 points) triumphed over Oak Hill (141), Lawrence Central (96) and Chatard (44).
Carly Fernandes took home wins in the 200 individual medley, 100 backstroke, the 200 medley relay and the 400 freestyle relay.
Taylor Johnson prevailed in the 50 freestyle, 100 backstroke and was also on the winning 200 medley and 400 freestyle relays.
Kylie Smith (200 medley relay, 400 freestyle relay), Olivia Stirn (200 medley relay) and Taylor Young (400 freestyle relay) also contributed.
“The girls did a great job working in all areas to put this win together,” G-C coach Emily Logan said. “It was a great day and a great way to start the season.”
G-C hosts Franklin Central today.
Peters named All-State
Kate Peters, goal keeper for the Greenfield-Central girls soccer team, was recently named first team All-State by the Indiana Soccer Coaches Association.
Peters, The Daily Reporter’s Player of the Year, helped lead the Cougars to a sectional championship this season.