Sumter and Dutch Fork headlined the Midlands story at the 15-team Silver Foxes Invitational wrestling tournament last weekend at Dutch Fork.
Sumter finished in second place behind tournament champion Beaufort, while the host Silver Foxes finished third.
The Gamecocks emerged with an area high of four individual champions Matt Devine (140), Hayden Raabe (152), Trevor Jahnke (215) and Koree Pollard. BiQuan Sumpter (145) and T.J\. Colvin (160) were the teams other finalists. Levi Leslie (103) was DFs lone champion, but Bryson Meier (112), Josh Davis (130), Colin Studemeyer (140) and heavyweight Auntrell Mack all advanced to the championship finals.
In other Midlands highlights, Spring Valleys Nick Benson was the 125 champion, while Brookland-Cayces Austin Keane (103), Swanseas Kaylin McCarson (119), Richland Northeasts Brandon Benitez (135) and Airports Ross Quigley (152) and Antoine Kelly (171) claimed runner-up honors.