Weatherford Democrat

March 16, 2014

WHS State Meet wrestlers lauded at Board gathering


Weatherford Democrat

— Staff Report

Members of the Weatherford ISD Board of Trustees recognized six WHS wrestlers who advanced to the UIL State Wrestling Championships at Thursday’s meeting in the District Services Building Boardroom. 

For the fifth year in a row, the WHS wrestling team, coached by Read Sanders, has advanced to the UIL State Wrestling Championships. 

State participants included Bethany Jackson – 6th place at state (regional champion), Alex Herle – 5th place at state (regional runner up), Gramm Kelly – 6th place at state (3rd place at regionals), Nestor Oviedo – state qualifier (3rd place at regionals), Alena Kessler – state alternate and Alan Prince – state alternate.