Varsity Wrestling · Varsity Wrestling finishes 1st place at SMAC Invitational @ Portage Central


  Place Points
Lakeshore High School 1st 255
Niles High School 2nd 231
Lakeview High School 3rd 198
Portage Northern High School 4th 167
Mattawan High School 5th 158
Loy Norrix High School 6th 154
Portage Central High School 7th 125
Gull Lake High School 8th 105
St. Joseph High School 9th 103
Kalamazoo Central High School 10th 66
Battle Creek Central High School 11th 6

The Lakeshore Lancer wrestling team continued its momentum into the Southwestern Michigan Athletic Conference Championship Tournament by crowning five individual champions and claiming the SMAC crown. The Lancers scored 255 points to outdistance the Niles Vikings (231) and Lakeview Spartans (198). Team standings are noted below the placement matches.

Riley Bettich (112), Shane Williams (125), Tony Williams (140), Cody Carlisle (160), and Tyler Hill (285) all claimed conference championships for the Lancers. Bailey DeLaTorre (103), Alec Austin (152), and Jake Taylor (171) all took second place. Kearri Myrick (145), Ryan Rush (189), and Zeke Rohl (215) placed third. Placement results below:

SMAC Individual Championship Match (1st/2nd)
103: Jamison Zimmerman (Niles ) decisions Bailey De La Torre, 6-4
112: Riley Bettich major decisions Armando Callejas (Lakeview BC), 13-2
125: Shane Williams decisions Sawn Thang (Lakeview BC), 6-3
140: Tony Williams pins William Prowse (Portage Northern), 1:10
152: Mason Evans (Lakeview BC) major decisions Alec Austin, 14-2
160: Cody Carlisle pins Bryce Hoff (Portage Central), 1:44
171: Dayton Smith (Niles) decisions Jake Taylor, 3-2
285: Tyler Hill pins Jacob Seager (Kalamazoo Central), 3:58

SMAC Individual 3rd place Match (3rd/4th)
119: Dominique Maestas (Portage Northern) won by fall over Jonathan Gelesko, 4:50
145: Kearri Myrick won by fall over Leo Gallasso (Loy Norrix), 3:12
189: Ryan Rush decisions Dawson Bruckner (Niles), 5-2
215: Zeke Rohl pins Lamontre Coker (Kalamazoo Central), 3:11

SMAC Championship Team Standings
1 Lakeshore 255
2. Niles 231
3 Battle Creek Lakeview 198
4. Portage Northern 167
5. Mattawan 158
6. Loy Norrix 154
7. Portage Central 125
8. Gull Lake 105
9. Saint Joe 103
10. Kalamazoo Central 66
11. Battle Creek Central 6