Kilty takes silver at World Championships
By Hub City Times staff
MARSHFIELD – Stratford’s Macey Kilty wrestled her way to a silver medal at the U23 Worlds in Budapest, Hungary, Oct. 30-31.
Kilty began the World contest, winning all three matches by technical fall, defeating Alexia Rose Sherland, Canada; Alina Rudnytska Levytska, Ukraine; and Yingying Wang, China, 31-0.
In finals, Kilty took on Masako Furuichi, Japan, for the gold. There, Kilty fell to Furuichi, 7-2, to finish with the silver medal after Furuicki was able to grab three single-leg takedowns to Kilty’s one.