- Mini Penny
Several Poteau Youth Wrestling Club members had successful performances last weekend in two tournaments.
At the Hulbert Novice Tournament, 21 members represented the organization, with 16 of them placing.
Logan Randolph (Division I), Braden Brown (Division II), Ethan Carey (Division III), Tyler Broom (Division IV) and Jaxon Jordan (Division IV) all won their weight-class championships.
Talan Fairless (Division I), Collin Simkins (Division IV), Cole Adams (Division IV) and Conner Williams (Division V) all came in runners-up.
Hagen Rahm (Division I), Mason Francis (Division II) and Luke Randolph (Division III) were third, while Tyler Simkins (Division I), Jackson Morris (Division II), James Moss (Division III) and Parker Killion (Division IV) were fourth.
Other wrestlers performing but not placing were Ashley Broom, Logan Randolph, Zack Broom, Jake Frederickson and Coy Frederickson.
Five other PYWC members went to the Coweta Open Tournament, with three of them placing.
Jarrett Lilley was third, while Gavin Morgan and Grant Ford were fourth. Luke Brooks and Seth Ford also competed at Coweta, but did not place.
The PYWC wrestlers will compete Saturday at the Rogers (Ark.) Rumble.