- The second day of the state wrestling championships is in the books. Quite a few area wrestlers were looking to make it to Saturday night's championship matches.
In Division One, Merrill had three wrestlers who won their respective semifinal matches on Friday. They are Garrett Schmelling at 126 pounds, David Pophal at 170 punds, and Tyler Schmidt at 220 pounds.
In Division Three, Edgar's Devin Lemanski remained undefeated at 126 pounds. Matt and Luke Nowak are also wrestling for titles at 170 and 182 pounds respectively.
Other results from Friday's action includes, Rhinelander's Connor Johnson will try to earn a spot in the third place bout in the D-1 195 pounds. Tomahawk's Austin Bellile looks to do the same ine the D-2 182 pound weight class. Crandon's Hayden Krueger is in the Division 3 145 pound consolation.
Marisa Silvas caught up with some of the wrestlers. You can also click on the link below to track your favorite wrestler.
Divisions 1,2,and 3 Wrestling Brackets
Story By: Joe Dufek