Shaw wins at GTRA Invitational

            GHV 152-pounder Jared Shaw added three pins to his individual wrestling record on Saturday as the Cardinal sophomore cruised to a first-place medal at the GTRA Invitational Tournament. The Cards traveled to Graettinger to compete in the seven-team tourney, ending the day in sixth place as a team with 92 points.

            Shaw improved to 26 – 2 on the year with his three wins at Graettinger. After recording a first-period pin in his first round match, Jared added a second-period pin in the semi-final and another second-period pin in the title match.

            Luke Brown placed fourth overall in the 138-pound weight class. Brown added a pin and a decision to his individual record. Drew Furst added a pin to his individual record on the way to a third-place finish at 113 pounds. Brandon Galkin scored on a pin at 120 pounds while Spencer Formanek won a match by fall at 160 pounds. Buck Weaver and Nick Billings also added falls to their individual records at 170 and 182 pounds respectively.

Read the complete story in the Jan. 10 Leader.