Southern Middle School finishes 10th at wrestling state

Jan. 9—This past weekend, the Southern Middle School wrestling team went to participate in the Middle School State Duals, with this being their first year at the event. The team finished strong, placing 10th in the state, and have a bright future ahead of them.

In the 70lb Division, Ryder Upchurch finished with a perfect 4-0 record. There were three wrestlers with a 3-1 record, with Alex Upchurch (77lb), Tanner Jones (115lb) and Aiden Whitson (185lb) all making their marks. Other wrestlers who participated included Weston Coffey, 0-4 record in the 95lb Division, Maddox Walters, 2-2 record in the 108lb Division, David Cole, 1-3 record in the 122lb Division, Allie Singhoffer, 1-3 record in the 129lb Division, Levi Jones, 2-2 record in the 150lb Division, Xavier Chitwood, 0-4 record in the 165lb Division, and Robert Singhoffer, 2-2 record in the 285lb Division.