DES MOINES — The Ballard JV wrestling team produced six individual champions at the Des Moines North-Hoover JV Invitational Saturday.


Lane Kahler, Gavin Estabrooks, Gavin Soash, Wil Jennings, Gabriel Christensen and Nick Wacha were the Bombers to emerge victorious on Saturday.


Kahler won the JV 4 class with a 3-0 record. He defeated North Polk’s Ethan Reed by an 8-0 major decision, Fairfield’s Brecken Courtright by a 3-0 decision and Southeast Polk’s Jackson Dietzenbach by a 7-0 decision.


Estabrooks went 3-0 in the JV 11 class. He pulled off a 3-0 decision over Southeast Polk’s Eli Owens, a 6-1 decision over Fairfield’s Jacob Bland and a win by fall over Saydel’s Clayton Meyers in one minute flat.


Soash went 2-1 in the JV 13 class. He lost by a 9-0 major decision to Southeast Polk’s Gavin Oleson then pinned Fairfield’s Dagan Burnett in 1:29 and Dowling Catholic’s Gianni Fontanna in 17 seconds.


Jennings picked up three pins in the JV 29 class. He stuck Fairfield’s Dalton Mondia in 26 seconds, Dowling Catholic’s Marshall Kuhn in 2:22 and Southeast Polk’s Parker Ross in 1:34.


Christensen delivered two victories by decision and one by technical fall in the JV 30 class. Christensen downed Saydel’s Trevor Lause by a 6-3 decision, Southeast Polk’s Quintin Hill by a 9-7 decision and North Polk’s Javier Franco, 20-5.


Wacha was 2-1 in the JV 34 class. He pinned Perry’s Leonard Jacobsen in 39 seconds, lost by fall to Fairfield’s Pat Jones and then defeated Des Moines Lincoln’s Chris Hubbard by forfeit.


Elijah Moore, Tiernen Edgar, Devon Kirtley and Caleb Larsen each took second for Ballard. Moore went 2-1 with one win by fall and decision apiece in the JV 5 class, Edgar was 2-1 with one victory by decision and fall apiece in the JV 15 class, Kirtley went 2-1 with a pair of pins in the JV 19 class and Larsen ended up 2-1 with two wins by decision in the JV 39 class.


Owen Loudon (JV 1), Aiden Edgar (JV 7), Jordan Thomas (JV 8), Gunner Peterson (JV 23), Blake Fleischmann (JV 26), Blake Stover (JV 27) and Jeremiah Wilkinson (JV 36) each placed third with one victory on the day.


Individual results (Ballard): JV 1 - 3. Owen Loudon, 1-2. JV 4 - 1. Lane Kahler, 3-0. JV 5 - 2. Elijah Moore, 2-1. JV 7 - 3. Aiden Edgar, 1-2. JV 8 - 3. Jordan Thomas, 2-1. JV 11 - 1. Gavin Estabrooks, 3-0. JV 13 - 1. Gavin Soash, 2-1. JV 15 - 2. Tiernan Edgar, 2-1. JV 16 - 4. Caleb Sanderson, 0-3. JV 19 - 2. Devon Kirtley, 2-1. JV 23 - 3. Gunner Peterson, 1-2. JV 26 - 3. Blake Fleischmann, 1-2. JV 27 - 3. Blake Stover, 1-2. JV 29 - 1. Wil Jennings, 3-0. JV 30 - 1. Gabriel Christensen, 3-0. JV 31 - 4. Garrison Hughes, 0-3. JV 34 - 1. Nick Wacha, 2-1. JV 35 - 4. Thomas Locker, 0-3. JV 36 - 3. Jeremiah Wilkinson, 1-2. JV 39 - 2. Caleb Larsen, 2-1.