The Zachary High School wrestling team brought home the fifth-place trophy from the Baton Rouge City Tournament held at Brusly High School on Feb. 7. The Bronco squad earned a total of 139 points, with eight wrestlers winning medals.
Wrestlers, their weight classes and medals won are:
Sam Johnson, 145 pounds, and Kennon Tate, 195, took second place.
Chris London, 285 pounds; David O’Neal, 152 pounds; and Brice Ortego, 138, finished third.
Nick Wallis at 195 pounds earned a fourth-place medal.
Carson Gunter, 126 pounds, and Payton Wicker, 182, finished in sixth place.
The Zachary High wrestlers head to Kenner on Friday and Saturday to compete in the Louisiana High School Athletic Association’s state wrestling finals.
ZHS wrestling coach Mark Moreau has been assisted this season by coaches Sam Knight and Steven Thomas.