High school wrestling: Airline picks up two victories


The Airline Vikings won two matches in a tri-meet Tuesday at Airline.

Airline defeated Evangel Christian 53-24 and Byrd 47-33.

Airline’s winners against Evangel were Memphis Brace (106 pounds), Dakota Brace (113), Tyler Eckman (120), Peyton Bass (126), Mason Adamson (132), Thomas Barringer (138), Tucker Almond (145), Calvin Niemann (152) and Pierce Peairs (285).

Airline’s winners against Byrd were Memphis Brace, Dakota Brace, Eckman, Bass, Barringer, Almond, Michael Wright and Peairs.

Robert Summerlin/Special to The Press-Tribune
Airline’s Peyton Bass won matches against Evangel and Byrd in a meet Tuesday night at Airline.

— Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com … Feature photo of Airline’s Thomas Barringer by Robert Summerlin/Special to The Press-Tribune