February 5, 2013By Lukas Long of Lakeland High School
One of two Lakers advanced to the next round in the state tournament for wrestling. T.J. Thompson (138) won his first round match in a total time of: 55 seconds pinning his competitor. T.J. continued his winning ways in the final round placing third. The other Laker competing that day, Lukas Long (106) went 2-1 on the day placing 5th. T.J. will be wrestling in the IHSAA Semi-State next Saturday at Fort Wayne coliseum. This Tournament starts at 8:30AM.