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Pleasant Hill wrestlers place fourth at Junction City

Billies wrestler Aston Ruchti struggles to keep Scio opponent Hunter Robinson from overtaking him during the second round of their bout. Pleasant Hill hosted a four-team divisional coed meet against Colton, Harrisburg and Scio on Jan. 18. The Billies won against Colton, 15-6; lost to Harrisburg; and lost to Scio, 24-57. CHRISTOPHER PALANUK

Pleasant Hill finished fourth in a 17-team wrestling tournament Saturday at Junction City.
Freshman Asher Ruchti won the 126-pound bracket. Ruchti finished first in his pool, then used a 52-second quarterfinal . . .

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