Ex-Bellefonte wrestler Mitchell Port won the ultimate trophy at the Ken Kraft Midlands Championships last week.
Port, wrestling at 141 pounds, won his second Midlands crown and was voted the Art Kraft Champion of Champions at the tournament. He defeated Virginia Tech’s Devin Carter 4-1 in the finals. Carter was an NCAA runner-up a year ago. Port is now 19-0 this season and ranked No. 2 at his weight in the nation.
Edinboro placed fourth in the tournament as a team. The event was won by Iowa, which scored a record 189 points.
Edinboro’s AJ Schopp, a Tyrone graduate, placed fourth at 133. He lost to Lance Richards of Illinois 1-0 in the semifinals and then medical-forfeited in the third-place consolation match. He’s 15-2.