Eight Area Wrestlers Survive Wrestlebacks To Secure A Spot On Saturday At State Farm Center


Four Auburn wrestlers, one SHG, one Glenwood, one Lanphier and one Williamsville won their wrestle back match on Friday afternoon to secure a spot in Saturday’s blood round. If these eight wrestlers win on Saturday morning in their first match, they are guaranteed a spot on the podium. If they lose on Saturday morning, their season is over. Auburn’s Dresden Grimm, Caleb Nix, Charlie Patterson and Drew Killam all picked up wins to keep their seasons alive. Lanphier’s Rodrick Love, SHG’s Reese Edwards, Riverton’s (Williamsville) Grant Ripperda and Glenwood’s Mitch Hutmacher will wrestle on Saturday morning at the State Farm Center. Four area wrestlers will compete in the semifinals on Friday night, making it 12 of the 24 who made it to state from our coverage area will a spot on Saturday.