COLDWATER – Van Wert's wrestling team went 2-3 in the five-team Coldwater Invitational on Saturday at the Palace to place fourth overall.
The host Cavaliers won the event with a perfect 5-0 record.
The Cougars dropped a 69-11 dual versus Jay County before bouncing back to defeat Delphos Jefferson in round two, 63-12. The Cougars then dropped a 49-28 dual against Celina in round three. After a win over the vacant sixth team, the Cougars battled with the team champions, but lost a 42-35 dual.
Van Wert's Isaiah Bretz and Gabe Steyer each went 5-0 in the meet.