Rayne High wrestlers continue with meet placements
Members of the Rayne High School wrestling team were busy this weekend as the team split ways to participate in two separate events.
In the Louisiana Classic/Lee High Tournament held Friday and Saturday, Jan. 15-16, Rayne High was well represented by three wrestlers, Adam Menard, Shelby Thibodeaux and John Reynolds.
Menard finished 4-3 on the day in the 140 lbs. weight class placing sixth while seeded seventh in the tournament.
Thibodeaux was 3-2 for the tournament placing fourth in the 145 lbs. weight class as he was seeded fourth going in.
Reynolds was entered in the 152 lbs. weight class and did not place at 0-1 on the day.
As a team, the three wrestlers placed 26th of 52 teams entered.
During a quad meet held Saturday, Jan. 16, at Rayne High School, the Wolves finished the day with a perfect 3-0 slate over Comeaux (2-1), Carencro (1-2) and St. Thomas More (0-3).
In round one, Rayne scored a 55-12 win over Carencro. Round two action saw the Wolves score 65-3 over St. Thomas More. Rayne was 48-21 over Comeaux in round three.
Donating points for the win were Landyn Thibodeaux 103 lbs., Hunter Hanks 119 lbs., Cody Manuel 125 lbs., Andre Falcon 130 lbs., Austin Bohne 130 lbs., Austin Meche 135 lbs., Bryar Babineaux 140 lbs., Austin LaCombe 152 lbs., Brennan Fontenot 160 lbs., Billy Thibodeaux 171 lbs., Joseph Bellard 171 lbs., Billy Marcantel 189 lbs., Andrew Abshire 215 lbs., Brennan McNight 215 lbs.., and Dayton Constantin 285 lbs.
Rayne High hosted another dual meet on Wednesday, Jan. 13, welcoming Teurlings Catholic.
The Wolves scored 24 points to Teurlings’ 53 on the day seeing 13 matches taking place on the mat.
Rayne High wrestlers participating were Landyn Thibodeaux 103 lbs., Hunter Hanks 119 lbs., Cody Manuel 125 lbs., Austin Bohne 130 lbs., Austin Meche 135 lbs., Bryar Babineaux 140 lbs., Adam Menard 145 lbs., Shelby Thibodeaux 152 lbs., John Reynolds 160 lbs., Billy Thibodeaux 171 lbs., Billy Marcantel 189 lbs., Brennan McKnight 215 lbs., and Dayton Constantin 285 lbs.
The Wolves were slated to travel for a junior varsity meet at Comeaux High School last night. They will also attend the state-wide Brusly Tournament on Saturday.