The Spartan wrestling program had their best showing in a long time at the sectional tournament last weekend after they finished 4th overall out of 13 total teams and are sending 6 wrestlers to the district meet this weekend.
Jake Mumper went 3-0 to win the sectional championship and earned the #1 seed at districts. Nolan Wall and Noah Miller both took second place. Jack Bentley and Jason Waight earned third place finishes. James Allen took 4th place. Two Spartans, Abdel Morales and Jake Lawwill, earned a district alternate spot after finishing 5th while Johnny Phillips made the podium in 6th place. To view individual records/stats from this season – please click here.
Spartans are looking forward to competing this weekend in the DIII District Meet at Hobart Arena in Troy, OH. To view the full district bracket breakdown – please click here.
Jake Mumper is nearing a handful of accolades as he heads into the district meet:
- 98 career wins (looks to become 4th Spartan to reach 100 wins)
- 63 career pins (needs 64 to move into a tie for 3rd place all-time)
- 29 pins this season (currently tied for single season record – Ryan Hammoor ’07)
- 41 wins in a season (needs 42 to tie single season record – Dan Johnson ’07)
- Current career winning % of 84.5% which sits at #1 all-time