Pythons Face Stiff Competition in St. Johnsbury

ST. JOHNSBURY–The NEK Pythons traveled forty miles south on Interstate 91 this past Saturday for a wrestling event held at the St. Johnsbury Academy. The team faced some very talented wrestlers, but still came home with a first place finish as well as several second third honors.Cazian Comeau-Elman was lone wrestler to take home the gold, wrestling in the 44 lb. weight class.This is Comeau-Elman’s first year with the program, and the first grader pinned all the opponents he faced.Here is how the rest of the team fared on Saturday:Tate Swanson, Manny St. Marie, Codey Lamere, Wynston Bean, Malakai Maher, Josh Roberts and Jesse Gerrow all finished in second place.Nuri Maher, Logan Gerrow, Aiden Maher, Logan Sylvester and Tyler Wilson took home third.Lahna Descheneau and Jacob Sylvester were in fourth while Derek Guilette placed fifth.