4 Champions Lead The Way At Tholl Elite
Congratulations to all the wrestlers that competed this weekend at the Tholl Elite Tournament in Palos Hills. 17 wrestlers competed at this event and 12 wrestlers placed at the final Elite event of the year. Michael Major captured his 2ns Elite title of the year winning the 62lb weight class by beating Crystal Lakes Joshua Glover 6-3 in the finals. Javen Estrada won the 84lb title by going 3-0 on the day and beating Alex Ventimilla 8-6 in the finals. Ashton Breen won the 122lb bracket by also going 3-0 on the day and beating Andrew Wenzel (Dakota Wrestling Club) 6-0 in the finals. Finally Nick Stemmet competed in 2 separate weight classes 156 &166 and won both weight classes by going 7-0, this was the first time a wrestler won 2 titles! Runner up champions included Sean Duffy 55lbs, Colin Kacena 58lbs, and Jimmy Pierandozzi at 108lbs. Rounding out the action was Alex Villar 3rd place 84lbs, Alex Lalezas 3rd place 130lbs, Robert Major 4th place 95lbs, and Christian Hill 5th place. The boys ALL did a great job at this years tournament and brought home a 2nd place finish. GO RAIDERS!