The Hornet wrestling team went 4-1 at the Northville team dual wrestling tournament on Saturday to place 3rd overall. The young Hornet squad battled hard all day resulting in wins against Edsel Ford 51-29, South Lyon East 70-6, Melvindale 39-33, and Caro 44-25. Saline's only loss was to Chippewa Valley 29-39. The Hornets were lead by senior Daniel Poupore who went 5-0 on the day. Other wrestlers finishing with exceptional records were Cade Gilless 4-0, Brent Marvin and CJ Kraft 4-1, Elliott Hill and Ryan Lampman 3-1, and Joey West 3-2 up a weight at 215.
The wrestling team's current record is 6-1 with SEC action happening this Wednesday night at Ann Arbor Skyline HS. Wrestling will begin at 5:30 pm.
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