Trees outstanding wrestler at TIC meet

Brandon Trees

FOREST CITY – Undefeated and fifth-ranked Class 1A 170-pounder Brandon Trees of North Butler-Clarksville was voted the outstanding wrestler at the Top of Iowa Conference meet on Saturday, Jan. 27.

Trees earned bonus points with two falls and a technical fall on the way to the title match where he defeated Mason City Newman’s Chase McCleish by 3-2 decision to win the title.

He and his cousin Bryce Trees (113) took home titles for the Bearcats. Brandon Trees improved to 41-0.

The complete story is available in the Feb. 1 print editions of the Clarksville Star and Butler County Tribune-Journal.