The Gillette Wrestling team placed first out of 28 teams, over the weekend, at the Chadron Invite in Chadron, NE.
Two Camels were champions in their weight class, including Evan Smith, at 120 pounds, who was named the Outstanding wrestler of the lower rates.
The other champion, for Gillette, was Brandon McKearney, at 220 pounds. McKearney is now 20-3, for the season; Smith is 29-1.
Three Camels were runners up in their respective weight classes. They include Taylor Jeffries, at 126 pounds; Alex LaCasse, at 145 pounds; Kristopher Miller, at 152 pounds.
Gillette’s Carson Mock and Luke Sather placed third and fourth, respectively, at 182 pounds. The Camels’ Robert Perry was fourth at 170 pounds; Brandon Shelstad took fourth at 195.
Gillette has duals against Laramie and Cheyenne South, this Friday.