Fox Is Third At D113 And Banuelos Places 6th At B160

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