TENNERTON – An even dozen wrestlers return for the Buckhannon-Middle School Little Buccaneers to start the 2018-19 season.
Back are eighth graders Joel Hershman, Nathan Cornett, Corbin George, Robert Grose, Alex Lynch and Nick Ray, and seventh graders Ella Moss, Liam Garcia, Kevin Bohnsack, Oscar Blonn, Brodee Kennedy and Jeremiah Burkhammer.
Newcomers are eighth graders Timothy Swift, Lakota Lantz, Tristan Moran, Dalton Crites and Noah Thomas; seventh grader Nathan Cerullo, and sixth graders Michael Murphy, John Moss, Wyatt Heatherly, Gabe Blackwell, Jeremiah Thompson, Andrew McDowell, Evan McDowell and Logan Lynch.
The Little Bucs were to have opened the season Thursday with a dual meet with Robert L. Bland at Weston.
They will be at home Saturday in their kick-off tournament.
The Little Buc starters, by weight classes, are John Moss (78), Gabe Blackwell (84), Nathan Cerullo (90), Wyatt Heatherly (95), Ella Moss (102), Brodee Kennedy (110), Nick Ray (116), Liam Garcia (123), Lakota Lantz (128), Nathan Cornett (135), Tristan Moran (145), Robert Grose (155), Oscar Blonn (171), Timothy Swift (190) and Joel Hershman (heavyweight).
Nov. 29 – at Robert L. Bland.
Dec. 1 – B-UMS Kick-off Tournament
Dec. 8 – at South Harrison Tournament.
Dec. 14 – at Robert L. Bland, tri-match.
Dec. 19 – at South, tri-match.
Dec. 29 – at Braxton County Duals Tournament.
Jan. 5 – at Quest in the Nest Tournament at Fairmont.
Jan. 11-12 – at Barboursville Individual Tournament.
Jan. 17 – Home quadrangular.
Feb. 1-2 – at Mason-Dixon Championships at Fairmont Armory.