AVON -- The Cloverdale wrestling team placed seventh out of 16 team at the Ben Davis Super 16 last Thursday. The Clovers had one individual champion as well as one second place finisher.
At 145, Donnie Helterbrand placed first after pinning Pedro Mendez of Washington IPS and then winning a close decision over Brown County's Quincy Richey 8-6.
For its second place finish, Matt Hall began the championship round with a 8-7 decision over Ben Davis's Kyle English. He then lost to Aaron Haire in the first place match 7-3.
Also placing for Cloverdale were Nich Schwomeyer (11th), Shawn Shipp (3rd), Jeremy Boldman (4th), Kyle Manion (12th), Chris Routh (12th), Tyde Frederick (6th), Michael Gramer (7th), Cody Stout (8th), Kurt Davis (10th) and Braxton Sinclair (7th).
Cloverdale will be back in action Saturday at South Vermillion.
At Ben Davis Super Six
1. Hamilton Southeastern 538, 2. Lafayette 455.5, 3. Ben Davis 435, 4. Fountain Central 386, 5. Boonville 343.5, 6. Terre Haute South 327.5, 7. Cloverdale 319, 8. Mount Vernon (Fortville) 291.5, 9. Speedway 283.5, 10. Brown County 244, 11. Greensburg 239.5, 12. Anderson 226.5, 13. Manual IPS 162, 14. Northwest IPS 138.5, 15. Washington IPS 135, 16. Wabash 122