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!