Boys Varsity Wrestling · Seven wrestlers punch ticket to Lower State

DANIEL ISLAND – The Battery Creek Dolphins competed in the Region 8-3A Individuals this past weekend at Bishop England. Creek had a great showing with three champions -all freshmen- and four runners up. Elmer Linares at 106, Robert McManigle at 120, and Gunnar Degroat at 132 all took home gold while Sam Degroat at 113, Alex Crossman at 138, Mitchell Emmert at 152, and Dreshaun Brown at 182 all took home silver.

“The boys wrestled well and I’m proud of all of them,” Coach Alex Rutherford said. “We are young but this team has a lot of heart and will power. I believe we have something special here”.

The Dolphins will see action this Saturday as they head to Aynor High school to start their playoff run.