Seven Cadet wrestlers advance to Districts, team places second at Sectionals
DECORAH - The Class 2A No. 10 Crestwood wrestling team gave several strong performances at the Sectional Wrestling Tournament in Decorah on Saturday, Feb. 2, as seven individuals qualified for the District Tournament on Feb. 9 in Independence. As a team, the Cadets placed second at Sectionals with 228 points, which allowed them to advance to the Region Team Dual Tournament on Feb. 5 in LaPorte City at 6 p.m. Crestwood will face No. 21 Centerville in the first round at the Region Team Dual Semifinals. No. 6 Union will take on No. 29 Webster City. The winner of these two duals will compete against each other in the finals on Feb. 5 for a berth in the State Dual Team Tournament on Feb. 13 in Des Moines.
The seven Crestwood individuals who qualified for Districts and their placing at Sectionals included: Carter Fousek (106 pounds - 1st place), Kaden Anderlik (120 - 1st), Matthew Slifka (126 - 2nd), Colter Bye (170 - 1st), Trey Burnikel (195 - 1st), Wyatt Scheidel (220 - 2nd), and Stone Peckham (285 - 1st).
Complete results from the Sectional Tournament will be in the Feb. 6 issue of the Times Plain Dealer.