POCAHONTAS - South Hamilton crowned three champions and claimed four silver medals here on Saturday en route to its best tournament finish of the season at the Pocahontas Area Invite.
All 10 Hawks in uniform placed in the top five in their respective weight classes; the team piled up 203 points to finish in the runner-up slot behind tournament champion and host Pocahontas Area (243).
Seven teams in all participated.
Third-ranked (Class 1A) JD Rader (132 pounds), Luke Peters (138) and Austin Roys (145) all had perfect days to claim gold for South Hamilton. Brian Greenfield (126), Jordan Toillion (152), Max Reiter (160) and Josh Lutter (285) were second, while Corey Clabaugh (113) took bronze.
Rader, still unbeaten on the season at 34-0, rolled up three technical falls and outscored his opponents 50-2. Peters decked two opponents and won two other matches by decision. Roys collected a fall, technical fall and win by medical forfeit.
South Hamilton will wrap up the regular season on Tuesday with a quadrangular in Britt with West Hancock, Southeast Webster-Grand and Manson-Northwest Webster.
POCAHONTAS AREA INVITE
Saturday at Pocahontas
1. Pocahontas Area 243; 2. South Hamilton 203; 3. Waukee JV 186; 4. G-T/R-A 152; 5. Alta-Aurelia 146; 6. HMS 139; 7. West Bend-Mallard 72.
South Hamilton Results
113 - Corey Clabaugh 0-2, 3rd. 120 - Preston Luksetich 0-4, 5th. 126 - Brian Greenfield 2-1, 2nd. 132 - JD Rader 3-0, 1st. 138 - Luke Peters 4-0, 1st. 145 - Austin Roys 3-0, 1st. 152 - Jordan Toillion 4-1, 2nd. 160 - Max Reiter 4-1, 2nd. 170 - Noah Lutter 0-3, 4th. 285 - Josh Lutter 3-1, 2nd.