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Wrestling Finishes 3rd, Girls Bowling 9th at State

The Perry Wrestling team finished 3rd overall at the State Tournament.  This was the 13th straight year that the team finished in the top 3.  Perry qualified 7 wrestlers to this year’s state tournament.  Jake Newhouse won his first state wrestling championship while Jose Rodriguez captured his second state championship.  Nick Steed finished in 2nd place.  Jason Spencer finished in 6th place.  Brady Durieux and Matt Carrick placed 7th and 8th respectively.  Emil Soehnlen was also a qualifier in this year’s state tournament in his freshman season.

The Girls Bowling team also competed this weekend at the State Bowling Tournament and finished 9th overall in the qualifying round.  The team missed qualifying by 39 pins to the next bracket of the top 8 teams.  The team is made up of: Ashley Casterline, Amanda Lincoln, Ashley Fellows, Madison Altimore, Rachael Nizialek, Kaitlyn McGeorge, Alyssa McHue, and Rachel Ritchey.

Congratulations to both teams on great seasons!

Girls Bowling Team Heading to State Tournament

After winning the District Tournament, our girls bowling team will leave this Thursday for Columbus to compete at the State Tournament on Friday.  With 17 wins and only 1 loss for the season, we are anticipating a strong showing from our Perry Girls.  Good luck to Ashley Casterline, Amanda Lincoln, Ashley Fellows, Alyssa McHue, Rachael Nizialek, Rachel Ritchey, Madison Altimore and Kaitlyn McGeorge.

Wrestling Team Takes 2nd at District and Qualifies 7 to State

District WrestlingThe Perry Wrestling team competed at Mentor over the weekend in the District Tournament.  The team finished runner-up to Brecksville and scored 157 points overall.  The team qualified 7 individuals to the State Individual Tournament.

District Finish Weight Class
Jake Newhouse 2nd 120lbs
Jose Rodriguez 1st 126lbs
Jason Spencer 1st 132lbs
Emil Soehnlen 4th 138lbs
Nick Steed 2nd 145lbs
Brady Durieux 1st 195lbs
Matt Carrick 4th 285lbs

Newhouse, Rodriguez, and Steed each finished runner-up at the State Tournament last year.  Rodriguez won the year prior.  Spencer finished 7th last year.  Soehnlen and Carrick are first time qualifiers as a freshman and sophomore respectively.

Lucas Kelley State Champ, Keishaun Sims 4th

The Perry Track and Field team wrapped up its indoor season this past weekend at the State Indoor Track and Field Championships.  Lucas Kelley vaulted his way to a State Championship in a new indoor record jump of 15 feet 6 inches.  That mark goes down as one of the top 6 performances ever at the state indoor meet.  Keishaun Sims high jumped 6 feet 4 inches en route to a 4th place finish.  Later in the day, Keishaun tripled jumped 41 feet 6 inches for a new school record and a 7th place state finish.  Their efforts gave Perry a top 10 finish in the state.  Congratulations Lucas and Keishaun on wrapping up a fine indoor season.

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