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Wrestling State Qualifiers

posted Mar 7, 2016, 6:43 AM by Carol Gardner
Congratulations to the EMS Wrestling Team on a great performance at Sectionals in East Peoria on Saturday.  Seven wrestlers qualified for the State Tournament in DeKalb this week.  They are:  Braydon Peiffer (70 lbs - 3rd place), Mahlon Kupferschmid (80 lbs - 1st place), Abe Hinrichsen (85 lbs - 1st place), Jesse Wiegand (90 lbs - 2nd place), Connor McDonald (155 lbs - 2nd place), Joel Baer (215 lbs - 1st place), Kaden Beamen (215 lbs - 3rd place). This is a new school record for State Qualifiers. The previous record was five. Congratulations to the wrestlers and coaches! Good luck at State!