Vikings finish strong in tournaments
Eight Petersburg Viking wrestlers placed at the Pilot Invitational in Juneau the weekend before last.
DJ Toyomura, John Brooks and Billy Ware took first place in their respective weight classes.
Buddy Stelmach and Isaiah May took second. Logan Turcott and Matt Gudel took third. Bret Martinsen took fourth.
Petersburg placed second overall in the tournament.
"The team really pulled together," said assistant coach Ed May. "We're, at this point, hitting our stride. Hopefully we'll be getting near the peak at regionals in Sitka."
May said this season the young wrestling team has bonded well duri...