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Clare grapplers place 4th

The Clare varsity wrestling team competed at the Reed City Invitational on Saturday, with the team coming in fourth place and having nine of the squad’s 10 wrestlers finish in the top-six to medal.

Michael Evers, Jack Langworthy, Dominik Herkel, Logan Emery and Tyler  Orwig all earned third-place medals, while Eric Litke and Brandon Ayris went home fourth.

Bob Green came in fifth and Brenden Hensley placed sixth.

The Pioneers hosted Roscommon and Farwell on Wednesday in the final Jack Pine Conference duals of the season and wrestle at Farwell on Saturday for the JPC championships.

The Pioneers also host the team districts on Wednesday, against Farwell, Reed City and Chippewa Hills.