Events were over a three-day period, with preliminaries
beginning Thursday and championship matches on Saturday at the
Assembly Hall in Champaign.
Lincoln Community High School
- 182 pounds -- Conner Schmidt was defeated in
preliminaries by Jake Turk, Lombard (Montini), fall, 1:27.
182 pounds --
Garrett Kelson, Stanford (Olympia), defeated Dexter Fierro,
Wilmington, dec., 3-1, in preliminaries.
In quarterfinals Jacob Klein, Savanna (West Carroll),
defeated Kelson, dec., 5-4.
Winning his wrestle-back against Colt Brummer, Toledo
(Cumberland) (Co-op), dec., 11-4, Kelson took fifth place in
the state championship.
170 pounds --
Michael Rathbun, Stanford (Olympia), defeated Tyler Godden,
Toledo (Cumberland) (Co-op), fall, 3:02, in preliminaries.
In quarterfinals Rathbun was defeated by Sean Liaromatis,
Wilmington, dec., 4-3.
In wrestle-back Rathbun was defeated by Sean Ward,
Winnebago, dec., 9-6.
195 pounds --
Sam Donovan, Stanford (Olympia), was defeated in preliminaries by Mitchell Barna,
Shelbyville, dec., 9-6.
- 285 pounds -- Michael Behrends defeated Kolton Koch,
Clifton (Central) (Co-op), fall, 1:08, in preliminaries.
In quarterfinals Morgan Supergan, Bismarck (B.-Henning),
defeated Behrends, fall, 3:26.
In first-round wrestle-back Adam Freimund, Harvard, defeated
Behrends, fall, 3:37.
The dual team state tournament begins Saturday.