Led by their senior captain Brice Barton’s championship at 132 pounds, the Whitwell wrestling team placed sixth out of 16 teams at the annual Maryville Invitational Tournament this past weekend.
Barton pinned all of his opponents in the first round en route to his title. His record now stands at 12-0 with 10 pins.
Other Tigers placing in the tournament were;
285 pounds: Keanun Cummings, 3rd
145 pounds: Cooper Horton, 4th
182 pounds: Jackson Ezell, 4th
220 pounds: Mason keel, 4th
138 pounds: Benton Magouirk, 7th