TIPP CITY – Covington competed at Tipp City before the holiday break at a Miami Valley Kids Wrestling Association (MVKWA) meet. The event included Lima Shawnee, Troy, Milton-Union, Miami East, Eaton, Dixie, National Trail and host Tipp City.
Taking first place for the Buccs were Gavin Brown (1 pin), Dalton Brown (2 pins), Jonathon Owens (3 pins), Carter Owen (2 pins), Grayson Feight (1 pin), Malachi Weaver (1 pin) and Oliver Ouellette (1 pin).
Finishing second were Braden Hole (2 pins), Brayden Feight (1 pin), Cyrus Trost (1 pin), Carter Neth, Ethan Owens (1 pin), Callen Owen (1 pin), Cooper Turner (1 pin), Brawley Sides (2 pins), Zaidyn Sherman (2 pins), Carson Bailey, Avrie Owens (1 pin), Jordon Critz and Jake Basye (1 pin).
Taking third place at the event were Joseph Evans (1 pin), Weston Roth (1 pin) and Wyatt Kerber (1 pin), while Aiden Cheatle placed fourth.
Each of the kids gained valuable experience and represented Covington well. The Buccs travel to the Greenville Invitational on Sunday, January 8.