Four Mustangs Advance to State Wrestling

Four Mustangs Advance to State Wrestling

DCG qualified four Wrestlers in the Class 3A State Tournament at the Glenwood District Saturday.  The top two place winners in each weight class from this tournament advance to Wells Fargo arena this week.

At 126 lbs Junior Trey Wells is the District Champ.   He defeated Jude Ryan of Council Bluffs AL 6-3 in the final.  He will be seeded 6th at the State Tournament.

Freshman Brayden Broderick was the champ at 132.  He pinned his way through the bracket and pinned Brian Paul of Lewis Central in 1:46 to advance.   He will be the 9th seed in the tournament.

Junior Luke Fistler won  5-1 decision over Caleb Kingery of Lewis Central in a physical, intense match.  He will be the 5th seed in the State Tournament

Senior Bain Broderick placed 2nd at 152 lbs as he won a Wrestleback match 1t 152 with a pin over Jake Lear of Lewis Central. 

Other Mustangs placings on the day: 

3rd Place-Kieran Shawhan (113), Riley Kovaleski (120), Garrett Morris (170)

4th Place-Brock Renshaw (106), Gavin Moran (138), Zach Needham (182), Blake Willey (220)

5th Place-Cole Smith (145)

State Wrestling opens at 9 am Thursday for Class 3A.   Tickets are $10.00 and are available at Wells Fargo Arena or online at www.www.hy-veetix.com

State Tournament Shirt orders can be made by 9 am Monday through this link  dgcstatewrestling2019.itemorder.com/