Wrestling teams earn tournament titles


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Courtesy photo The Lumberton wrestling team celebrates its win at the Raider Rumble on Saturday. The Pirates went 5-0 in its dual matches.


Courtesy photo The Purnell Swett wrestling team holds up its awards following the Feud in the Forest.


ROCKINGHAM — The Lumberton wrestling team opened its season with a win in the Raider Rumble at Richmond on Saturday.

The Pirates topped Asheboro, Southwestern Randolph, East Montgomery, Richmond and Scotland in dual matches to claim the title.

Freshman 170-pounder Dariente Mclaurin was named MVP of the event after going 3-1 for the day, including a pin against Asheboro.

The Pirates return to action today at the West Brunswick quad match.

Purnell Swett wrestlers win at Pine Forest

FAYETTEVILLE — Behind four individual champions, the Purnell Swett wrestling team won the team title at the Fued in the Forest at Pine Forest on Saturday.

Will Deese won the 132-pound title, Rommie McNeill won the 145-pound title, Millard Locklear won the 195-pound title and Rayshawn Baker won the heavyweight title. The Rams also had three runner-up finishes.

Purnell Swett will also travel to the quad match at West Brunswick today.

Courtesy photo The Lumberton wrestling team celebrates its win at the Raider Rumble on Saturday. The Pirates went 5-0 in its dual matches.
http://www.robesonian.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_23621200_10155728136390535_3811753585448648061_n201711201531226.jpgCourtesy photo The Lumberton wrestling team celebrates its win at the Raider Rumble on Saturday. The Pirates went 5-0 in its dual matches.

Courtesy photo
The Purnell Swett wrestling team holds up its awards following the Feud in the Forest.
http://www.robesonian.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_file-3-20171121115843629.jpegCourtesy photo
The Purnell Swett wrestling team holds up its awards following the Feud in the Forest.

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