The Helena Wrestling Club posted a strong showing in Butte over the weekend at the Smith/McCarthy Freestyle wrestling tournament.
Walker Lay and Joseph Feist led the club with first-place finishes in the freestyle wrestling portion of the tournament. Other Helena wrestlers competing in freestyle included: Michael Smith, second place; Joshua Petersen, second place; Morgan Feist, fourth in Boys division and first in Girls division; Dawson Petersen, fourth place; Brody Ambrose, fourth place; Herbie Lay, fifth place; Kaiser Perschon, fifth place; and Alexander Holycross, fifth place.
Helena Wrestling Club competitors in the Greco wrestling portion of the tournament included Michael Smith, second place; Joseph Feist, second place; Joshua Petersen, second place; Herbie Lay, third place; Kaiser Perschon, fourth place; Alexander Holycross, fourth place; Dawson Petersen, fourth place; Morgan Feist, fifth place; Malaki Kindt, sixth place; and Emmett Lay, sixth place.
Also, club wrestler Taylor Lay recently took first place at the Flo Reno Worlds in Reno, Nevada.