NCAA Qualifier Colin Valdiviez wrestled this past weekend at the Cyclone Open, using a technical fall and an 8-2 decision before dropping a close 6-4 match in the finals.
149 pounder Trevor Chumbley is 7-3 on the season with a bronze medal performance at the MSU Open. Trevor then competed at the Cyclone Open where he dropped his first round match against All-American Jarrett Degen 11-7 before clawing his way back to a fifth place finish.
Blair Academy Alum Chris Cannon is coming off back to back gold-medal performances at both tournaments in the frosh division and is a perfect 7-0 on the season.
After an injury sidelined him from the first tournament, Troy Fisher bounced back with a fourth place finish at the Cyclone Open... Fun Fact about Troy - we recently started a competition of farmer's carries using two 45-pound flat edge plates in which Troy is the only member of the prestigious "Down-and-Back Club." Troy owes his success in part to carrying pails of milk in the six years he worked on a dairy farm. Translation - Troy is strong.
Justin Benjamin has some momentum after a recent gold-medal performance at the Cyclone Open at 133 pounds. Justin is our resident "crypto" expert if any of you are considering adopting Bitcoin in the near future.