Wrestling: Damian Leidholt claims state middle school championship

Damian Leidholt won a state championship, leading a strong contingent of 11 Miles City grapplers at the Montana Middle School State Wrestling Tournament in Lewistown this past weekend.

Leidholt took first place in the 115-pound weight class, tops among six Miles City place-finishers.

Currey Brown, wrestling at 85 pounds, and 125-pounder Danny Anderson, earned second-place finishes in their weight divisions. Dalton Tvedt finished in fifth place at 120 pounds, while 75-pounder Isaac Beardsley and 115-pounder Brenan Hager logged sixth-place finishes.

Miles City wrestlers Gabe Walker, Haiden Oakland, Cole Helm, Orin Muri and Tommy Baker also competed.