Jan 9th, 2010 the Butler Junior High Wrestling team travelled to Shaler
for the annual Titan Tournament.There
were a total of 15 teams at the tournament.The “GT” placed 3rd in a very competitive tournament.There were 5.5 points between the top 3
teams.Without the injury to starting
145 lber Patrick Lokahaiser the tornado would have claimed the title.Place winners for Butler were Connor Foust 3rd
at 80 lbs, Cody Houston 3rd at 90 lbs,Matt Sarvey 3rd at 95
lbs,Zack Hutchinson 4th at
95 lbs,Korey Caudill 3rd at
105 lbs,Jacob Olenick 3rd at
138 lbs, Will Bortmas 2nd at 145 lbs,Patrick Lokhaiser 4th at 145 lbs
(did not lose a match but was forced to injury default in semifinals and
consolation finals due to an injury.) Ryan Hannon 2nd at
155lbs,Zack Weaver 4th at
165 lbs,Bryant Butler 4th at
185lbs, and Matt Kenyon 3rd at 250 lbs.
non-starters for Butler (which includes some very good wrestlers) were all
entered in the tournament as Butler-A (alternate) team.ButlerA team was
able to place 7th.This
shows the depth and talent of our entire team.As a whole there were 28 wrestlers who won at least one match (including
as the starting team nearly winning the title without having a single champion.
Tornado will return to action Wednesday night at Fox Chapel before hosting
their 4th annual Junior High Duals Tournament.This should be a hotly contested
tournament.Teams include Butler Area,
North Alleghany Gold, North Alleghany Black, Hopewell, Shaler, and FortLeBouf.The tournament will start at on Saturday at the ButlerIntermediateHigh School gym and run until approximately .Come and support the guys!