This trio of Monticello Middle School wrestlers qualified for IESA State next weekend due to their post-season performances recently. Drake Weeks, eight grade, advanced after placing second at 119 lbs.; Colton Shubert, seventh grade, finished fourth at 126 lbs.; and Zeke Young, seventh grade…
VANDALIA — Three Monticello High School senior wrestlers won their share of matches in IHSA sectional action at Vandalia Friday and Saturday, but each fell short of advancing to this weekend’s state meet at the State Farm Center. Kaleb Reid and Cal Spence ended their seasons one match short …
OLNEY — Monticello High School has advanced three wrestlers to sectional action this weekend. Jaxon Trent advanced out of the Olney Regional after winning the title at 138 lbs., while teammates Cal Spence (152) and Kaleb Reid (160) are moving on thanks to third-place finishes at Olney.
BISMARK — Monticello High School’s wrestling squad finished its regular season on a strong note on Jan. 28, defeating both Bismark-Henning and Oakwood at a match in Bismark.
BEARDSTOWN — The Monticello High School wrestling squad warmed up for the postseason with three wins in five matches last week, including a split of four matches at a highly-competitive meet at Beardstown on Saturday.
MONTICELLO — Large-meet mat work returned to Monticello over the weekend when Monticello hosted the nine-team Illinois Prairie Conference wrestling tournament, held on four mats set up in the Sievers Center.
SPRINGFIELD — The Monticello High School wrestling squad advanced to the top 32 round of Abe’s Rumble last week, a two-day tournament in Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD — The competition picks up in 2022 for Monticello High School’s wrestling squad.
MONTICELLO — Monticello High School’s wrestling squad has started the season at 4-3, and matches are starting to resemble some normalcy after the abbreviated campaign in the spring.
MONTICELLO — Monticello High School’s wrestling team finished out its regular season with four match wins last week, defeating Olympia and Rantoul on Senior Night Tuesday (June 8) and Argenta-Oreana and Clinton two days later.
MONTICELLO — Monticello High School freshman heavyweight Brandon Peters stepped right in for the Sages wrestling squad in his — and the team’s — opener at home on April 29, pinning both his opponents to lead his squad to a split in two matches.
It is a common theme for coaches to preach about process rather than results.
The 2018 State Wrestling finals at the State Farm Center in Champaign on Saturday, Feb. 17. 2018.
Wrestling prelims from Class 1A & 2A at the State tournament at the State Farm Center in Champaign on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018.
Centennial, Urbana, Monticello and Mt. Zion in a wrestling quadrangular at Centennial High School on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017.