Six Whitfield Wrestlers Advance to State Championships

Six Whitfield Wrestlers Advance to State Championships

The Whitfield School wrestling team is gearing up for an exhilarating showdown at the MSHSAA State Championships, as six of its talented athletes have secured their spots among the state's finest grapplers.

In a display of sheer determination and skill, these Whitfield wrestlers have navigated their way through a grueling season, and intense district championships to earn the coveted opportunity to compete on the grand stage:

  • Jackson Bassett (120 lbs): Securing an impressive 2nd place finish, Bassett has proven his mettle on the mat and is poised to make waves at the state level.

  • Porter Matecki (126 lbs): Matecki has clinched the top spot with a commanding 1st place finish, showcasing his prowess and readiness to take on the best in the state.

  • Caleb Carter (138 lbs): Carter has dominated his weight class with a stellar 1st place finish, signaling his readiness to vie for championship glory at the state championships.

  • Rome Tate (150 lbs): Tate has demonstrated his resilience and skill, clinching a commendable 3rd place finish and earning his rightful place among the state's elite wrestlers.

  • Lucas Parietti (157 lbs): Parietti has exhibited his talent and tenacity with a strong 2nd place finish, setting the stage for an exciting showdown at the state championships.

  • Adrian Harrold (285 lbs): Harrold has emerged triumphant with a dominant 1st place finish, solidifying his status as a formidable contender in the heavyweight division.

These exceptional athletes will represent Whitfield School with pride and determination as they take to the mats at the Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Missouri. The stage is set for a thrilling display of skill, grit, and determination as these Whitfield wrestlers aim to etch their names in the annals of state wrestling history.

Join us in cheering on our Whitfield wrestlers as they battle for glory at the MSHSAA State Championships on February 23rd and 24th!