By Bob Narang
For the Bugle 

JCA's Hamiti takes 3rd title in 3 years

Lockport's Thompson wins at 113-pounds


Last updated 2/28/2020 at 5:04pm


Joliet Catholic junior Dean Hamiti Jr. realized a special moment required a special celebration on Saturday night.

Hamiti Jr., had experience on his side with celebrations after winning two state championships in his first two seasons donning a JCA uniform.

So when Hamiti defeated Lemont's Grant LaDuke 3-2 in the Class 2A 152-pound final for his third consecutive state title at the State Farm Center, he promptly did a double bow salute to the crowd.

"I just tried to look as good as I can," Hamiti said of his post-match bow. "The kids on my team said I should bow, so I said I would bow for them...

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