With the Hoosier Heritage Conference meet looming, the New Palestine wrestling team won its own invitational Saturday, finishing with 207.5 points to top Martinsville by 15.
East Central (155) was third, Columbia City (146.5) fourth, Roncalli (145) fifth, Rushville (131) sixth and Beech Grove (84) seventh.
The Dragons had six champions, starting with Alec White at 106 pounds. At 113, Eugene Starks had three falls in the preliminary rounds and followed with a 22-second quick pin and a technical fall in the final. At 120, Chad Red had falls in all four matches, including two in 24 seconds. Brian Wagner also had four falls in four matches to win at 195.
Other NP winners were Rylan McCarty at 126 and Jared Timberman at 132. Nick Brickens was runner-up at 160. Noah Grable was also runner-up at 220.
Placing fourth were Jaylyn Wallace (138) and Andrew Yazel (285). David Johnson was fifth at 145. Sam Weber placed sixth at 170, as did Cameron Shanahan at 182.
The HHC Meet is Saturday at Pendleton Heights.
Royals 1-4 at Avon
Eastern Hancock beat Mt. Vernon 48-31 Saturday at the Avon Super 6, but lost 66-9 to Harrison, 72-6 to Avon, 53-27 to Danville and 57-24 to Fishers.
Matt Bowman went 4-1 at 170 for the Royals. Jarod Waterman (152) and Hunter Knopp (182) went 3-2.
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