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Lex Wins Another J.C. Gorman

Story By: Jeff Alan



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  Original Published: 1/5/2013

For the second straight year the Lexington wrestling team took home the top trophy at the J.C. Gorman Wrestling Tournament at Mansfield Senior Saturday evening. 

The Minutemen claimed four individual champions at the 51st annual event, with Drew Kasper defeating Blake Cary of Loudonville 11-0 for the 170 lb title, Jacob Kasper taking 182 lbs honors with a finals defeat of Akron SVSM's Aaron Adkins 4-2, at 195 lbs Josh Lehner shutout Northmor's Tyler Beck 15-0, and at 220 lbs Bailey Faust pinned Madison's Chaz Price in 39 seconds.

Lexington's Lehner was also named Co-MVP along with Ivan McClay of Massillon. 

For the Minutemen, it's their sixth Gorman title in the past seven years after Lex finished as runner-up to Clear Fork by a point in 2011. 

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