The WIAA State Individual Wrestling Tournament is on Saturday.
In Division One at Kaukauna, Beaver Dam junior Kyler Neuberger (14-1) will square off with Waterford’s Hayden Halter (11-0) at 126. Also in D1 at 120, Watertown’s Oscar Wilkowski (11-1) faces Burlington’s Jaden Bird (13-0).
At the Division Three meet at Wausau East there are four area wrestling vying for a state title. At 120, Markesan’s Cole Slark (15-2) meets up with Iowa-Grant/Highland’s Mason Welsh (16-3). At 126, Waterloo’s Juan Alonso (16-3) hits the mat against Aquinas’ Tate Flege (12-3). At 152, Waterloo’s Trevor Firari (18-2) will face St. Croix Falls Kole Marko (15-0). At 220, Dodgeland’s Louie White (15-3) wrestle’s Cadott’s Gavin Tegels (15-1).
Click the link to hear an interview with Beaver Dam wrestling coach Tim Winker
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