The 2016 Wirt County Wrestling Team Takes 7 To States

The state qualifiers for wrestling were Wyatt Powell, Cole Cheuvront, Hunter Moore, Tyler Brannon, Aaron Life, Matt Toney, and Joseph Powell. Freshman Wyatt Powell placed 5th in the 106 weight class. Sophomore Cole Cheuvront wrestled in the 113 weight class placing 4th. The returning wrestlers for next season will be Michael Burns, Aaron Life, Joseph Powell, Hunter Moore, Cole Cheuvront, Ian Smith, Noah Garrett, Austin Greathouse, Wyatt Powell, and Glen McFee with some upcoming freshmen. The team has a lot of potential and will only keep getting stronger. With only losing 4 seniors and gaining freshmen, the wrestling team will be very successful in this upcoming season.