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White falls at wrestling finals

New Palestine sophomore Christian White dropped an 8-1 decision to Oak Hill’s Harper Dedman Friday in the first round of the IHSAA wrestling State Finals. After surrendering the first takedown, White got an escape to trail 2-1 after a period, but Dedman was able to score four points in the second and add two more

White advances to State Finals

Christian White became the 46th New Palestine wrestler to compete in the IHSAA State Finals next weekend, as he advanced out of Saturday’s semistate. White, who is now 33-5 on the season, finished third in the 113 pound weight class at the New Castle semistate. He will wrestle Friday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in the

White, Wright advance to semistate

Two New Palestine wrestlers – Christian White and Noah Wright – advanced from Saturday’s Perry Meridian regional to next week’s semistate at New Castle. White finished as runner-up at 113 at the regional, while Wright finished third at 145 pounds. White clinched his regional berth with a second-period pin over Desean Wise of Beech Grove

Six wrestlers advance to regional

The New Palestine wrestling team advanced two wrestlers to Saturday’s Warren Central sectional finals and had six advance to next week’s regional. Christian White (113) and Noah Wright (145) were both sectional runners-up and will lead the group of six Dragons who will compete in next week’s regional. Richard Clevenger (170), Porter May (195), Juan Camacho (220) and

White, Wright win HHC titles

New Palestine wrestlers Christian White and Noah Wright each won Hoosier Heritage Conference titles in Friday’s HHC meet at NPHS. White (25-2) won the 113-pound title, while Wright (22-4) won at 145. They helped the Dragons to a sixth-place finish. White drew a forfeit into the semifinal round, where he won 13-4 over Mt. Vernon’s Andrew

Wrestlers fall to Greenwood

The New Palestine wrestling team won six matches Thursday, but fell 45-30 in a dual meet at Greenwood. The Dragons’ wins came from John Dowden (106), Christian White (113), Noah Wright (145), Max Jones (145), Richard Clevenger (170) and Juan Camacho (220). The Dragons return to action at 5 p.m. Friday when they host the Hoosier Heritage Conference

HHC wrestling moved to NPHS

The Hoosier Heritage Conference wrestling meet has been moved to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18 at New Palestine High School. The meet was originally scheduled Jan. 12, but postponed to inclement weather that day. In addition, a forecast for overnight inclement weather has moved the meet up to Friday. Due to gymnasium availability, the venue has also changed

Weekend events rescheduled

Two NPHS varsity sporting events have been rescheduled. They were both were postponed Jan. 12, 2019 due to a heavy snowfall in Central Indiana. Varsity wrestling will contest the Hoosier Heritage Conference championship Saturday, Jan. 19 at Pendleton Heights, with wrestling beginning at 8:30 a.m. The varsity/JV boys basketball games at Mooresville have been rescheduled to Monday,

Wrestlers go 2-2 at invitational

The New Palestine wrestling team went 2-2 at Saturday’s New Palestine 5-way duals, the Dragons’ final home event of the season. The Dragons began the day with a 72-6 win over Brebeuf. NP fell 62-6 to Terre Haute South in the second match. Later in the day, the Dragons fell 37-36 to Jennings County and then

Wrestlers finish third at Connersville

The New Palestine wrestling team had a big weekend at the Connersville Spartan Classic, tallying 162.5 points to finish third at the 32-team event. The Dragons had seven wrestlers place in the top eight of their respective 32-individual brackets, with Christian White finishing as a champion and Noah Wright a runner-up. White won an 8-4 decision at 113