The 2021 Nebraska State Wrestling Championships are in the books with the Axtell Wildcats and Minden Whippets competing in the new four-day format , February 17-20, due to Covid-19.
The Wildcats had one medalist in Class D in junior Jacob Fox. Fox earned the bronze medal and his first state medal at 113 pounds to lead Axtell. Fox ends the season with a record of 40-10.
Minden was led by medalist Alex Banuelos at 160 pounds. Banuelos, a senior, earned his first career state medal ending his year with a mark of 46-6 in Class B.
see February 24 Courier for full story