North Butler-Clarksville earns regional dual berth

The North Butler-Clarksville wrestling team poses after finishing sectional runner-up, advancing to the Class 1A regional dual meet at Lake Mills today (Tuesday, Feb. 6). (Kristi Nixon photo)

CLARKSVILLE – In its first season competing together, North Butler and Clarksville wrestling achieved a Class 1A regional dual berth by finishing runner-up at the sectional meet.

Clinching it was a win by forfeit for 126-pounder Trevor Brinkman in what otherwise would have been a wrestleback to advance to the district meet this Saturday.

Riceville’s top-seeded Adrian Kaski, who had been struggling with a shoulder injury all day, was upset by fall against Northwood-Kensett’s Caden Schrage in the final, forcing the wrestleback.

“I expected a match,” Brinkman said...

The full story appears in the Feb. 8 print editions of the Butler County Tribune-Journal and Clarksville Star.