NOBLE — The Belfast and Camden Hills wrestling squads finished near one another in the final team rankings — 12th for Lions and 13th for Windjammers — and Midcoast high school mat athletes secured two seconds, two thirds and three fourths in the prestigious Noble Invitational.

The Monday, Dec. 27 meet, as it traditionally has over the years before the pandemic sidelined the event last year, attracted some of the finest mat programs in New England.

At the end of the daylong meet, a handful of area wrestlers placed in the talent-laden event and many gained valuable early-season experience after a year off the mats in 2020.

For Belfast, Hagen Chase (2nd at 106 pounds), Gabe Kelley (2nd at 160), Connor Fournier (4th at 120) and Kyle Bonin (4th at 132) placed among the top four.

For Camden Hills of Rockport, Julian Henderson (3rd at 120), Henry Pharris (3rd at 195) and Vincent Mainella (4th at 138) placed.

The team scores were: Massabesic of South Berwick 152, Mattanawcook Academy of Lincoln 152, Bonny Eagle of Standish 138, Mount Ararat of Topsham 133, Wells 122, Sanford 96.5, Noble 90, Plymouth, N.H. 89, Skowhegan 84.5, Cheverus of Portland 83.5, Kennebunk 83, Belfast 80, Camden Hills 72, Spaulding of Barre, Vt. 60, Nokomis of Newport 32, Marshwood of Eliot 31, Sanford “B” 24, Merrimack, N.H. 19, Lawrence of Fairfield 16, Foxcroft Academy of Dover-Foxcroft 15, Mount Ararat “B” 15, Plymouth “B” 12, Wells “B” 12, Foxcroft Academy “B” 11, Mount Mansfield of Chittenden County, Vt. 9.5, Noble “B” 7, Spaulding “B” 7, Lawrence Academy of Groton, Mass. 5.5, Lawrence “B” 5, Marshwood “B” 4, Noble “C” 4, Spaulding “C” 3, Belfast “B” and Cheverus “B” no score.

The individual weight class bracket results for Belfast and Camden Hills participants were:

106 pounds — Hagen Chase, Bel, beat C. Lunetta, Wells, 7-0; beat E. Shaw, Snow, 13-1; beat N. Jackson, Spauld, 8-0; and was pinned by I. Bouland, Mass, at 1:47 in the championship final. Chase finished second.

113 pounds — Ryker Evans, Bel, lost to C. Frost, BE, 8-2; pinned K. Dustin, Nob ‘B’, at 2:40; and was pinned by C. Marchand, Nob “A”, at 3:54.

Colin Simmons, CH, was pinned by D. Tidswell, Matt, at 0:27; received a bye; and was pinned by C. Frost, BE, at 3:52.

120 pounds – Connor Fournier, Bel, pinned K. Niland, Fox, at 0:24; lost to Julian Henderson, CH, 7-2; pinned D. Webber, Marsh, at 0:42; beat C. Nadeau, Law, 2-0; beat J. Chaplick, San, 4-2; and lost to Julian Henderson, CH, in the consolation final. Fourier finished fourth.

Julian Henderson, CH, received a bye; beat Connor Fournier, Bel, 7-2; lost to C. Albert, Matt, 2-0; beat J. Patel, Wells, 6-0; and beat Connor Fournier, Bel, in the consolation final. Henderson finished third.

126 pounds — Michael Rollins, CH, beat C. Nelson, BE, 6-5; lost to A Haslem, Marsh, 7-4; and was pinned by T. Gagnon, Nob “B”, at 1:48.

132 pounds — Kaden Bonin, Bel, received a bye; pinned B. Kennedy, Nob “B”, at 0:17; pinned O. Harper, Matt, at 4:36; lost to G. Brickett, Wells, 4-2; beat J. Peters Sr., Plymouth, 4-1; and lost by major decision to K. Dustin, Nob “A”, 9-0 in the consolation final. Bonin finished fourth.

Landon Pease, CH, pinned A. Tousaint, Nob “C”, at 0:25; lost by major decision to O. Harper, Matt, 10-2; received a bye; pinned B. Kennedy, Nob “B”, at 0:55; pinned A. Albright, Wells “B”, at 3:24; and lost to J. Peters Sr., Plymouth, 4-1.

138 pounds — Brody Weaver, Bel, was pinned by C. Noble, Matt, at 0:29; received a bye; and was pinned by R. Smith, Chev, at 0:08.

Vincent Mainella, CH, pinned H. Martinez, MtA, at 0:52; pinned L. Lambert, Nob “B”, at 1:58; was pinned by T. Perkins, BE, at 0:28; beat H. Martinez, MtA, 9-4; and was pinned by L. Callis, San, at 3:58 in the consolation final. Mainella finished fourth.

145 pounds — Zachary Gilbert, CH, received a bye; pinned N. Baucom, MtA, at 1:34; pinned D. Rankin, BE, at 3:52; was pinned by K. Nickerson, San, at 1:21; and was pinned by C. Chamberland, Mt, at 2:17.

David Anderson, Bel, was pinned by D. Rankin, BE, at 0:36; received a bye; and was pinned by N. Baucom, MtA, at 2:28.

152 pounds — Isaiah Alverez, Bel “B”, was pinned by I. Morin, Nok, at 0:46; received a bye; and lost to A. Darling, Law.

Connor Pease, CH, was pinned by D. Bubar, Mass, at 0:24; and lost to C. Bubier, Marsh.

160 pounds — Gabe Kelley, Bek, beat E. Gordon, MtA, 5-2; pinned C. Thill, Kenn, at 1:31; pinned N. Ruff, Plymouth, at 1:26; pinned C. Pennington, Mass, at 3:53; and was pinned by M. Fowler, Chev, at 2:18 in the champion final. Kelley finished second.

170 pounds — Alexia Hopkins, Bel, received a bye; was pinned by C. Sanborn, Plymouth, at 0:35; received a bye; and was pinned by D. Mulligan, Nob “A”, at 0:36.

182 pounds — Hunter LeBlanc, Bel, was pinned by J. Harriman, Mass, at 0:37; pinned L. Coffil, MtA, at 2:01; and was pinned by I. Tinke, Fox, at 1:27.

195 pounds — Henry Pharris, CH, had a bye; pinned K. McPhail, MtA, at 0:57; lost to S. Merrill, Chev, 3-0; pinned A. Ward, Merr, at 0:35; and beat A. Munson, Matt, at 1:25 in the consolation final. Pharris finished third.

Jackson Lapierre, Bel, was pinned by K. McPhail, MtA, at 0:59; had a bye; and was pinned by W. Alfonso, Spauld, at 1:13.

220 pounds — Aaron Heald, CH, was pinned by I. Martinez, Wells, at 1:28; and was pinned by K. Moores, Fox, at 0:50.