Trenton wrestlers go three-for-three in state semifinals
Date 2013/2/19 8:46:31 | Topic: Sports
|The Trenton Bulldog wrestlers, in the Friday night session of the Class 1 state tournament at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, swept their three matches, to become the only school in the state to advance three wrestlers into Saturday night's championship round.|
Trenton's 170 pound senior Jacob Spillman made quick work of Curtis Quick of Sherwood in their Friday morning state quarterfinal, earning a pin at the 1:43 mark of their match. In the state semifinal against Zach Black of Lone Jack High School, Spillman advanced with a 10-5 decision. Spillman will wrestle Max Mickey of Holden in Saturday night's state championship.
At 113 pounds, Trenton's Carlos Gonzalez pinned Jerin Hudgens of Carrollton in Friday morning's state quarterfinal at 3:17 into the match. Gonzalez, in the state semifinals, advanced with a pin of Lathrop's Caleb Osborn at 3:17 of that Friday night encounter, advancing Gonzalez into Saturday night's 113 pound championship match with 45-4 Jake Gipson of Plattsburg.
At 152 pounds, Mason Mounce of THS pinned Maverick Griffin of Kansas City O'Hara at the 4:26 mark of their Friday morning state quarterfinal. In Friday night's state semifinal, Mounce won a 15-0 technical fall over Nick Maxwell of Herculaneum. Mounce will wrestle 51-2 Rodney Hahn of Whitfield High School in the state championship match.
Saturday night's state championship matches are:
106 pounds: Marceline's Dalton Fisher vs. Fatima's Cody Huhn
120 pounds: Carrollton's Jacob O'Neal vs. Seneca's Will Roark
126 pounds: Fatima's Ryan Strope vs. West Platte's Justin Rhodes
132 pounds: Fatima's Jaydin Clayton vs. Mid-Buchanan's John Anderson
138 pounds: Whitfield's Chris Wilkes vs. Blair Oak's Logan Mudd
145 pounds: Mid-Buchanan's Grant Schottel vs. Lawson's Preston Smidt
160 pounds: Lathrop's Josh Hartzell vs. Brookfield's Ramzie Cooper
182 pounds: Blair Oak's Eli Roberts vs. Plattsburg's Dylan McClain
195 pounds: Herculaneum's Kyle Kunz vs. Lawson's Austen Eskew
220 pounds: Maysville's Josh Riggs vs. Knob Noster's Derek Morgan
285 pounds: Herculaneum's Brian Duncan vs. Mid-Buchanan's Coloman Lawson