The Mustang Wrestling squad may have lost by large margins to a pair of Finger Lakes East opponents last week, but they put forth a strong effort at the Red Jacket Invitiational.

Penn Yan lost at home to Pal-Mac 57-16 last Tuesday. Courtney Lafler, Aaron Bodine, John Martisch, and Justin Niver won for the Mustangs.

Two days later, the Mustangs fell to Newark on the road 60-15. Lafler, Martisch, and Nick Marchionda were victorious for Penn Yan.

Penn Yan took seventh of 21 teams at the Red Jacket Invitational. Martisch won his 220 pound weight class, beating Sodus' Jose Aguilera in the final. Bodine took second, Lafler and Tyler Peacock finished third, Niver took fifth, and Cole Kirch took sixth in their respective weight classes.