- Mini Penny
McALESTER â€” Several Talihina High School wrestlers placed in this past weekendâ€™s McAlester Tournament, which took place Friday and Saturday at Brumley Gym.
Caleb Blue was runner-up at heavyweight to be the Golden Tigersâ€™ highest placer.
Three matmen â€” Derek Lester (108 pounds), Triston Blummel (134) and Nathan Mitchell (220) â€” were all fourth, while Mike Harjo was fifth at 162 pounds.
The Golden Tigers will have their first duals of the season tonight as they will be a part of the Poteau triangular with the host Pirates and Fort Smith (Ark.) Southside, which will begin at 7 p.m. at Sherman Floyd Fieldhouse.
Editorâ€™s note â€” Nothing was reported by press time on the Poteau wrestlers at the Cushing Tournament.