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January 16, 2013

WRESTLING WEDNESDAY: FC’s Ottersbach succeeding on mat, in classroom

Senior posts 23-3 record

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FLOYDS KNOBS — WRESTLER OF THE WEEK

Jacob Franklin, New Washington

Franklin was named the Southern Indiana Wrestling Conference meet’s most outstanding wrestler last Saturday at Southwestern. The junior won the 171-pound individual title.

TEAM OF THE WEEK

Floyd Central

The Highlanders won their first Hoosier Hills Conference championship since 2008 last Saturday at Seymour. They scored 272 points, 82 1/2 more than second-place Columbus East. Floyd Central had eight individual conference champions and nine wrestlers who advanced to the finals.

UPCOMING SCHEDULE

• TONIGHT: Jeffersonville at New Albany, 6; Evansville North at Floyd Central, 6:30.

• THURSDAY: Christian Academy at Jeff Mini-Classic, 5 p.m.; New Washington at Madison, 6 p.m.

• FRIDAY: Louisville St. Xavier at Floyd Central, 6 p.m.

• SATURDAY: Charlestown at Mid-Southern Conference Championships at Charlestown, 9 a.m.; Providence at New Albany Duals, 9 a.m.; Jeff at Capitol City Classic in Frankfort, Ky., TBA; New Washington at Milan Invitational, 9 a.m.; Christian Academy at North Hardin (Ky.) meet, 8 a.m.

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