It was a busy day on the mat across all three classes of high school wrestling as tickets to the state series were punched with a lot of local flavor chasing dreams of a gold medal in Champaign.
Amongst a loaded local qualifying field, here are area sectional champions from Saturday’s competition.
113# – Conner Elmer, Dakota
138# – Caleb Alber, Dakota
170# – Andrew Wenzel, Dakota
170# – Major Dedmond, Freeport
285# – Isaiah Batteast, Freeport
145# – Giovanni Cassioppi, Hononegah
182# – Cadence Hecox, Harlem
285# – Aydin Guttridge, East