Seaton leads BLHS wrestlers at Baldwin
Sammy Seaton placed fifth in the 103-pound weight class Saturday at the Baldwin Invitational.
He defeated Chaz Epperson of Prairie View, 10-1, in the fifth-place match and earned medalist honors to lead the Basehor-Linwood wrestling squad.
Seaton’s performance highlighted the day for the Bobcats as they took on some of the area’s top teams.
Andover Central won the tournament with 209.5 points, Oak Park (Mo.) was second with 303 and Clay Center finished third with 265. Lansing placed fourth with 226.
BLHS finished 13th with 29 points.
Also for the Bobcats, Stephen Struzzo turned in an eighth-place finish at 152 pounds and Josh Summers was eighth at 125 pounds.
Justin Summers placed 10th in the 119-pound class. He lost to Tonganoxie’s Dylan Yates, 7-0, in the ninth-place match.
James Handke took 10th at 140 pounds, Cory McCleary was 10th at 145 pounds and Wyatt Miles placed 12th at 130 pounds.
BLHS next competes in a dual at 5 p.m. today against Mill Valley and Ottawa at MVHS.