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51st annual Lyle King Princeton Invitational Wrestling Tournament

Published: Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 12:06 p.m. CDT
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Princeton sophomore Tyler Webster locks horns in his match at 120 pounds in the Lyle King Princeton Invitational Wrestling Tournament. A total of 33 teams competed in the PIT, named after former PHS coach and athletic director Lyle King, now in its 51st year.
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Princeton wrestler Luke Hoffman keeps an eye on things in his match in the Lyle King Princeton Invitational Wrestling Tournament.
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Princeton wrestler Tyler Wood keeps an eye on things in his match in the Lyle King Princeton Invitational Wrestling Tournament.

Team scores: 1. Dakota 270.5, 2. Byron 181.5, 3. Monticello 168, 4. Plano 166, 5. Vandalia 138, 6. Newman 133, 7. Wilmington 128, 8. Mercer County 109.5, 9. Litchfield 99, 10. Monmouth 97, 11. Coal City 94, 12. IVC 87, 13. Gibson City 82, 14. Roxana 81.5, 15. LeRoy 77, 16. Ottawa 76, 17. (tie) Manteno, Orion 67, 19. Illini Bluffs 63, 20. Palos Heights 57, 21. (tie) Morrison, PORTA 52, 23. Olympia 48, 24. Pittsfield 47, 25. Dixon 43.5, 26. Harvard 43, 27. (tie) Rock Falls, Rockridge 36, 29. Clinton 32, 30. Reed-Custer 27, 31. Princeton 23, 32. Riverdale 18, 33. Alleman 6.

Championship matches: 106 – Dillon Swift (Dakota) dec. Nick Norris (IVC) 4-0; 113 – Cody Minnick (Coal City) dec. Jeremy O’Gara (Roxana) 6-2; 120 – Nelson Baker (Byron) major dec. Cameron Schwing (Gibson City) 14-2; 126 – Riley Beard (IVC) dec. Andrew Wenger (Dakota) 9-5; 132 – Josh Alber (Dakota) tech. fall Shaun Wollenweber (Plano) 3:37; 138 – Jacob DeVolder (Orion) pin Greg Krulas (Dakota) 6:26; 145 – Jake Snow (Newman) dec. J.J. Wolfe (Dakota) 2-1 2 OT; 152 – Carver James (Dakota) pin Dylan Knisley (Monticello) 2:53; 160 – Wes Brown (Plano) dec. Brady Rude (Newman) 3-1 OT; 170 – Bryce Ivey (Newman) dec. Caleb Wilson (LeRoy) 7-3; 182 – Brendan Menacher (Monticello) dec. Dexter Fierro (Wilmington) 3-1; 195 – Derrick Miasonet (Plano) dec. Daniel Zimmerman (Dakota) 3-2; 220 – Zach Armstrong (Monticello) dec. Ty Sandy (LeRoy) 8-4; 285 – Josh Wallick (Gibson City) dec. Junior Nunez (Plano) 3-2.

Most outstanding wrestler: Lower weights - Josh Alber, Dakota.

Most outstanding wrestler: Upper weights - Carver James, Dakota.

PHS results: 106 - Tyler Wood (1-2); 113 - Luke Marselle (0-2); 120 - Tyler Webster (0-2); 126 - Austin Wetsel (2-2); 132 - Drew Carpenter (0-2); 138 - Doran Piper (0-2); 145 - Tyler Hammit (0-2); 160 - Drew Pranka (3-3, 8th); 170 - Luke Hoffman (2-2); 182 - Casey Pierre (0-2).

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