Four Advance to the State Tournament!!
February 16, 2010By Tim Hadley of Pekin High School
Pekin Advances Four to the State Tournament!!
Pekin wrestlers advanced four of their six wrestlers from District competition to the State Tournament. A great crowd cheered on the Panthers at Eddyville, as Pekin took 3rd place as a team and moved on Phillip Laux, Jacob Cooley, Zach Mosbey, and Darin Adam to wrestle at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines on Thursday, February 17th.
Class 1A matchups will begin at 9:00 a.m.
At 103 pounds: Phillip Laux will wrestle Brance Simms from Twin River Valley Bode
At 145 pounds: Jacob Cooley will wrestle Colby Grothoff from South Hardin
At 215 pounds: Zach Mosbey will wrestle Ian Halliday from Saint Ansgar
At 285 pounds: Darin Adam will wrestle Adam Steger from Maquoketa Valley Delhi
Complete brackets can be found by clicking on this link:
Advancements to the next round will wrestle again on Friday, February 18th beginning at 9:00 a.m.