Freeport wins its first NIC-10 championship in wrestling

FREEPORT, Ill. (WIFR) Most athletes will tell you momentum is a real thing. On Saturday in Freeport, with a gym full of crazed wrestling fans, the Pretzels rode that momentum to its first conference championship in program history.

Freeport showed its depth to claim the NIC-10 title, the Pretzels had nine wrestlers in the finals, winning six individual championships.

Here are the team results:
1. Freeport - 222.5
2. Belvidere (Co-Op) - 194.5
3. Harlem - 159.5
4. East - 150.5
5. Hononegah - 96.0
6. Boylan - 69.0
7. Guilford - 54.0
8. Jefferson - 42.0
9. Auburn - 12.0