Clearwater-Orchard didn't wait long to get back to the mat after the holidays, taking part in the Ord Duals Tournament on Friday.
As a team, the Cyclones finished fifth out of the six teams. The Cyclones started the tournament with a loss to eventual champion Northwest. They then fell to Connestoga in the second round before being topped by the host school, Ord. Arlington edged out the Cyclones in the fourth round before O-C was able to get the best of Northwest JV in the final round, 45-30.
Individually, Eli Macke led the Cyclones with three victories on the day at 152 pounds. Codey Snider (170), Donaven Nolze (220) and Clay Thiele (182) recorded two wins each. Houston Marino and Tommie Peed each added another win for the Cyclones at 160 and 285 pounds, respectively.
Ord Holiday Dual Tournament - Clearwater/Orchard - 5th place
Match #1 Round 1 - Northwest defeated Clearwater/Orchard 84-0