Clipper Country wrestlers heading to Omaha

Wood River Eagles send three wrestlers to state

The Class C District 1 wrestling meet at Boone Central on Saturday, February 13, saw the five-man Wood River wrestling team score 49 team points placing ninth out of 14 teams.

About the meet Coach Darin Waddington commented, “We competed in a very tough C-1 district tournament Saturday. Overall, the guys competed hard and did well. We ended up with three state qualifiers. Dylan Ancheta wrestled lights out and was district champion and is really peaking at the right time. Carson Thompson wrestled well and placed third while Eli English also wrestled well and placed third. Riley Waddington and Gunnar Lacey struggled and went 0-2 but both will be back next year. “



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