Loaded Bearcats sweep home meet

North Butler-Clarksville’s Koltyn Beckham earns back points in an eventual 15-3 major decision over Rockford’s Gavin Reicks on Thursday, Dec. 7. Later, Beckham took on defending state champion Chance Throndson of Riceville and competed. (Kristi Nixon photo)

GREENE – Simply having numbers was more than enough for North Butler-Clarksville’s wrestlers to go 3-0 at the Bearcats’ home quadrangular on Thursday, Nov. 7.

Opening the night with a 12-minute dual in a 72-12 win over West Fork, coach Gordy Smith’s team took a grand total of two and a half hours, with mandatory wait time between wrestling, to also take care of Rockford (58-16) and Riceville (54-18).

The night was highlighted by a first-ever pin for 106-pounder Seth Lane and 145-pounder Koltyn Beckham going toe-to-toe in an eventual loss to the defending state champion, Chance Throndson, from Riceville...

Read the full story in both the Dec. 14 editions Clarksville Star and Butler County Tribune-Journal.