Cavs fall in individual wrestling regionals



Jacob Durbin of Carman-Ainsworth, shown here in a match against Lapeer earlier this season, competed in the Div. 1 individual regional tournament at Clarkston this past weekend. Photo by Austin VanDaele

Jacob Durbin of Carman-Ainsworth, shown here in a match against Lapeer earlier this season, competed in the Div. 1 individual regional tournament at Clarkston this past weekend. Photo by Austin VanDaele

CLARKSTON – The Carman- Ainsworth wrestling team had two wrestlers compete at the Div. 1 individual regional tournament at Clarkston last Saturday. Both Jacob Durbin at 152 lbs. and Trevon Bennett at 285 qualified after placing fourth and first, respectively, at last week’s individual district tournament at Bay City Western.

Durbin began his day with a loss to Lake Orion by fall in the quarterfinal before seeing his tournament come to a close with a loss by fall to Grand Blanc’s Eugene Durbin in the first consolation round.

For Bennett, his tournament started with a loss to Lake Orion by fall before defeating a Port Huron Northern opponent by fall at 2:23 in the first consolation round. In the consolation semifinal, Bennett lost by decision to Midland Dow.

Carman-Ainsworth’s season comes to a close as neither the team nor any individual wrestlers were able to advance to the state finals.

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