JOHNSTON, Iowa | The Sioux City North wrestling team placed seventh at the Valley Tournament here Saturday.
The Stars tallied 98.5 points in the 13-team tournament and had 10 wrestlers place. Clement Oyadare (170) finished second after falling by pin to Collin Hushagen of Johnston in the championship match. Nick Walters (113) placed third after pinning Dakota Jenkins of Winterset in the third-place match.
Ethan Sorenson (132) and E.J. McElmeel (152) both finished fourth for North. Sorenson dropped an 11-3 major decision to Kruise Kiburz of Winterset in the third-place match and McElmeel dropped a 5-1 decision to Nick Bonanno of Indianola.
Landon Adams (160) placed fifth for the Stars and Orlando Mojica (182) finished sixth. Oscar Little (126) placed seventh. Austin Hill (120), Will Zeman (145) and Isaac Jolin (285) finished eighth.
Johnston won with a score of 265.5 and crowned seven champions.