Release Date: 
Monday, January 14, 2019

HFC wrestlers excel in MCCAA championships; Mancina wins individual gold

Head shots of wrestlers with names

HFC wrestlers competed at the state-wide MCCAA Wrestling Championship, held Saturday, Jan. 12 at Muskegon Community College. The team did very well, with six wrestlers placing in the top four in their weight class:

Dominic Mancina

Individual results by weight class

125 – Hunter Lajiness, 2nd place
141 – Santos Alvarez, 2nd place
149 – Martin Bustos, 3rd place
157 – Mike Bergmooser, 2nd place
174 – Dominic Mancina, MCCAA Champion (pictured, right)
285 – Devlen Kuschel, 4th place

Team Results:

1st: Muskegon, 97.5
2nd: Ancilla, 50.0
3rd: Henry Ford College, 48.0
4th: St. Clair County CC, 20.0

The team will compete at the North Central District Tournament (teams from Illinois, Michigan, and Indiana) on Thursday, Feb. 17. The tournament will be held at Muskegon Community College.

The top competitors from the district tournament will qualify for the national tournament in the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa, on March 1-2.