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Demon Grapplers Gear Up for Panthers

Posted: Thursday, January 11th, 2018 at 7:00 am
Author: Cole Cook

***This Event Has Been Postponed to January 23rd***

The Southeast Conference dual title is on the line for the Washington wrestling team tonight when they travel to Mount Pleasant to take on the Panthers.

The Demons have dominated competition throughout the early part of the year en route to a 21-2 dual record and the team is fresh off of a title at the Gary Curtis Invitational on Saturday. Walker Ikerd continues his solid start to his junior campaign with a 22-2 record including an individual title at 120 lbs on Saturday. The Demons had two other individual champions including Tristan Westphal-Edwards (26-1) at 170 lbs and Tanner Murphy (16-3) at 220 lbs. Murphy will have a tough challenge at 220 lbs with Dalton Bass who comes into the day at 22-4 on the season. Corbin Broeker also leads the Panthers with a 22-6 record at 106 lbs. The Panthers come into the day with a 16-4 dual record.

The action gets started at 6:30 p.m. tonight at Mount Pleasant High School. Tune into 106.1 FM KCII to listen to the broadcast starting at 6 p.m.