Prep Wrestling: West Rowan wins tournament
West Rowan’s wrestling team won the seven-team Thanksgiving Invitational held at Salisbury High.
West got first places from Hunter Wilhelm (1-0 at 132 pounds), Luke Bolmer (2-0 at 145) and Luke Waggoner (2-0 at 160).
West got second places from Holden Mesimer (2-1 at 106), Devon Pena (1-1 at 113), D.J. Robinson (1-1 at 126), Gavin Coefield (2-1 at 138), Alex Erazo (0-1 at 170), Baiden Suddarth (1-1 at 195) and Arturo Vera (1-1 at 220).
Third-place finishers for West were Luke Harrison (1-1 at 132), Lane Bolmer (2-1 at 152) and JaQuan Turner (1-1 at heavyweight).
Carson’s Josh Vega was named M0st Outstanding Wrestler.
West Rowan also won recently against West Iredell, 52-28.
Pena, Harrison, Coefield and Luke Bolmer won by forfeit. Lane Bolmer, Waggoner, Vera and Turner won by pin. Suddarth won a major decicision, 17-9.
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