Lakehead Wrestlers Compete in McMaster Invitational

Marco Palermo wins big at wrestling championships
Marco Palermo wins big at wrestling championships

Hamilton, ON – The Lakehead wrestling team competed in the McMaster Invitational in Hamilton, ON earlier this afternoon.
The Thunderwolves placed second in the women’s division, 3rd in the men’s (1st Varsity Team) and 3rd overall at the tournament with U SPORTS Champion Marco Palermo and Thunder Bay local Jacob Luczak placing 1st in their weight class.
There were over 20 teams competing representing universities and club’s from Montreal and around Ontario.
Individual results were as follows:
48 kg Rylie George 3rd
51 kg Jessica Bershatsky 3rd
63 kg Madison Clayton 3rd
82 kg Kara Nixon 2nd
54 kg Sam Lockie 3rd
57 kg Marco Palermo 1st
61 kg Kevin Leatherdale 2nd
90 kg Jacob Luczak 1st