Wrestlers of the Week
CARLINVILLE (Jan. 25, 2018) – Sophomore 126-pound wrestler Demitry Lewis went 3-1 in a two- day span, including a perfect 2-0 at the Wood River super duals.
One day earlier, Lewis defeated Wilson of Hillsboro with a pin fall at just 44 seconds into the first period. Helping his team go on to defeat Hillsboro 60-18, Demitry followed up that win by defeating M. Burglard of Civic Memorial by pin fall in just :22. Lewis also made easy work of M. Ward of Red Bud, winning his match in just 1:10.
Congrats to Demitry on the successful week, he will receive a wrestler of the week T-shirt compliments of The Cubby Hole.
Carlinville Wrestler of the week, sponsored by the Cubby Hole.
Junior 195-pound wrestler Brandon Miller won a pivotal back and forth match last week against Jerseyville to give the Cavies a shot at a team victory.
Brandon matched up against D. Sauerwein who proved to be a difficult test for Miller. Brandon found himself trailing after the first period. After making a few adjustments, Miller was tied with the Jersey wrestler going into the third period. A late takedown sealed the match for Miller, who won by a final score of 16-15.
That win gave the Cavies a three point advantage going into the final match. The Cavies eventually fell just short, losing the dual 42-39.
Congrats to Brandon, he will receive a wrestler of the week T-shirt compliments of The Cubby Hole.