MILTON — Ten Vergennes Area Youth Wrestling Club members won titles this past weekend at a Milton tournament as what club organizers said has been a successful season for the organization continued.
Club membership has grown to 53, and 46 wrestlers competed this past weekend at Milton. There, the team also won the tournament’s sportsmanship award, as voted by the event’s referees and other competing clubs.
As well as the 10 first-place finishes at Milton, Vergennes youth wrestlers earned nine second-place results and 14 third-place showings.
Winning for Vergennes were:
• Logan Stearns, Eyon Tembreull and Carter Brown in the kindergarten-through-second-grade level.
• Wilder Devine, Jack Chaput, Keegan Curavoo and Zach Botala at the third- and fourth-grade level.
• Kevin Pearsall, Kyriek Smith and Brandon Tierney at the fifth- and sixth-grade level.
The club will be hosting a tournament at Vergennes Union High School this Saturday, at which around 250 wrestlers are expected to compete.