Six Mustangs advance to wrestling regionals

John Osborne – Mustangs Ahead

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fl) – Six Mustang wrestlers placed in the top four in their weight classes at the Sarasota Riverview Class3A District 8 tournament on Friday, Feb. 19.

They are now guaranteed a spot in Regions next Friday, Feb. 26 and Saturday, Feb. 27 at Osceola High School in Orlando.

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“I am super excited to be moving onto regionals and hope I can have a successful end to my senior season, it’s amazing how far I have come in this sport,” said senior Travis Ference.

Five other Mustang wrestlers placed fifth and sixth and have a chance to receive a berth as an alternate at the regional tournament.

The results are listed below by weight class –

  • 126 Marcus Cincotta third place
  • 132 Aiden Zimmerman forth place
  • 138 Cody King third place
  • 152 Travis Ference second place
  • 160 Nate Cohen third place
  • 170 Ranson Coons third place
  • 106 Alex Torres sixth place
  • 120 Wyatt Loynd sixth place
  • 145 Devlin Loynd sixth place
  • 182 Diego Torres fifth place
  • 220 Cal Hengel sixth place