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Palic takes second at Hoisington

The Marion High School wrestling team picked up an 11th-place finish Friday, competing at the Hoisington Cardinal Classic.

Of the 12 competing schools, Marion finished with 28½ points with four of its five competitors earning medals.

Beloit was the tournament champion, easily beating the hosting Cardinals, 171-137.

Marion’s sixth-ranked sophomore, Todd Palic, finished 4-1, his lone loss coming in the title match against Cimarron’s fourth-ranked Dylan Newton.

Charlie Nordquist suffered through a subpar day, going 3-2 for fifth place.

Forest Slater, and Luke Lanning each finished sixth with Slater going 3-3, and Lanning 2-3.

Sophomore Will Alleven finished seventh, posting a 3-3 finish.

Alleven improved Saturday, going 3-1 at Marion’s junior varsity tournament, where he took third as the Warriors’ sole competitor.

Up next for the Warriors is a Friday tournament at Onaga.

Last modified Jan. 31, 2019