Wrestling season is now in full swing! The Redhawk wrestlers competed in the North Central for a preseason event this past weekend. The Redhawks had 15 wrestlers compete in the team dual scrimmage. Though there were no official scores recorded, the Redhawks racked up some very impressive stats. Four of the 15 wrestlers went undefeated–Captains Jordan Hightower and Tyvion Shannon went 3-0, Ellijah Villa went 4-0, and Gage Oyster went 2-0. Luther Bells ended his day 4-1 with his only loss to Zack Roberts of North Central (2019 4th place finisher) with a score of 6-8.
The Redhawks outscored the other four competitors with a combined score of 144 points for and 104 points against. 9 out of the 15 wrestlers who traveled had a plus riding time (time of control) The highest being a +4:10 advantage accumulated by Luther Bells. Your Redhawks had a 70% takedown rate while their opponents only had a 59% takedown rate. And lastly, Bells, Hightower and Drake Lesher each earned a pin in less than 40 seconds. #Redhawky