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SPX Wrestlers continue to fill the record books!
February 3rd, 2016
On Saturday, January 30, 2016, the St. Pius X Varsity Wrestling team placed second in the Area Traditional wrestling tournament for the second year in a row!
Coach Lancaster entered 13 wrestlers into the Region 6-AAAA Traditional Area Tournament, and at the end of the day, 10 wrestlers were positioned to fight for 1st, 2nd, 3rd or 4th. All ten advanced to Sectionals this weekend at West Laurens high School. Five of the SPX Grapplers earned First Place, which is a school record!
We wish the following wrestlers well as they compete this weekend at the State Sectional Tournament, and work to make it to Traditional States on February 11th, 12th & 13th.
Here is a list of the St. Pius X Varsity Wrestlers that advanced to Sectionals:
106 - Freshman Sean Laubenthal - Second Place
113 - Freshmen Patrick Jackson - Second Place
126 - Freshmen Davis Kirkland - Second Place
132 - Senior Matthew Gutmann - Fourth Place
138 - Freshmen Justin Broughton - Second Place
145 - Sophomore Max Spearman - Champion!
160 - Senior Zack Ramirez - Champion!
170 - Junior Jack Marsh – Champion!
195 - Junior Kellen Haynes – Champion!
220 - Senior Eric Long – Champion!