PHOTOS BY K.M. THORNTON SR.
Lake Wales had all three of its wrestlers at the Class 1A, district 9 meet in Frostproof Saturday earn trip to the regionals as all three finished second in their weight class. Here, Brett Cerrone makes a move on McKeel's Alex Fagan. Fagan finished fourth in the district event for 132 pounders.
Frostproof's Danique Rosius has a near fall against McKeel's Tyler Detsouvan. Rosius took home the 138 pound district title as all eight of the Bulldogs who were in the event earned berths in next weekend's regional competition at Berkley Prep.
Miguel Patterson wrestled at 160 pounds for the host Bulldogs last weekend at the Class 1A, District 9 event, finishing second in his eight class. Frostproof finished fourth as a team overall. Here, Patterson controls McKeel's Dushay Ware, who finished third. Patterson got second.
Frostproof's Zack White has McKeel's Alex Fagan in a precarious position at the Class 1A, District 9 meet at Frostproof Saturday. White captured third in the 132 pound class to advance to next weekend's regionals.
Luis Reyes represented the Bulldogs in the 220-pound weight class, and took home the top spot. Here, he tries to make a move on McKeel's Aaron Stawicki, who got fourth.
At 126 pounds, Frostproof's Dominick Patterson took home the top spot Saturday. Here, he controls Lacory Wertz of McKeel. Other Bulldogs who will head to regional matches include Tyler Wyatt (third at 152), Richard Cobb (third at 195) and Jesus Espinoza (fourth at 285).