Bombers Take 4th At Jack Mendenhall Tournament

Bombers Take 4th At Jack Mendenhall Tournament

The Ballard wrestling team traveled to the Jack Mendenhall Tournament in Ames on Saturday and finished fourth overall as a team.  Jarrett Miller and Tate Battani were individual champions.  Ben Lee and Skyler Noftsger were runner-ups. 

The Bombers are back in action on Thursday - January 11th when they travel to Carroll.  The meet will feature Raccoon River Conference opponents Carlisle and Carroll.  The junior varsity and varsity will participate and action begins at 5:30 PM.

JACK MENDENHALL TOURNAMENT TEAM SCORES

1. Cedar Rapids Prairie, 174.5

2. Valley, West Des Moines, 173

3. Cedar Rapids Kennedy, 172

4. Ballard, 150

4. Iowa City High, 150

6. Glenwood, 146.5

7. Clarion-Goldfield-Dows, 131

8. Omaha Skutt Catholic (NE), 98

9. OA-BCIG, 91

10. Indianola, 81.5

11. Dowling Catholic, 77

12. Perry, 61

13. Pocahontas, 57

14. Boone, 55.5

15. Ames, 48

16. Carroll, 30

17.Nevada, 17

JACK MENDENHALL TOURNAMENT INDIVIDUAL RESULTS

120 lb Alex Bangs (2-2), 7th Place

126 lb Gage Long (1-3)

132 lb Jim Chism (4-1), 7th Place

138 lb Jarrett Miller (4-0), Champion

145 lb Josh Borg (1-3)

152 lb Skyler Noftsger (3-1), Runner-Up

160 lb Tate Battani (4-0), Champion

170 lb James Gute (3-2), 7th Place

182 lb Ben Lee (3-1), Runner-Up

195 lb Joseph Hofbauer (4-1), 7th Place

220 lb Josh DeTar (2-3), 8th Place

285 lb Colin Anderson (2-3), 6th Place