2 State Champions Lead The Way At IESA State
Congratulations to Azael Martinez and Xevion Rolle on their individual titles at the IESA State Tournament in DeKalb IL. 9 Junior Raiders competed at the IESA State tournament and 7 wrestlers came home with All State honors. Caleb Koldan lost a close match 8-6 in overtime and took 2nd place, Cameron Hargrove placed 3rd, Jake Mensik took 3rd place, David Delgado lost to the eventual state champ in the quarters and wrestled back to 3rd place, Jacob Liberatore only a 5th grader placed 5th in his 1st time competing in DeKalb. Azael Martinez was unranked going into this event and claimed his 1st State Title by defeating Alex Hoffman 1-0 in the championship of the 105lb bracket. Xevion Rolle capped an undefeated IESA season by defeating Griffin Kolic from Bloomington 14-2 in the 119lb bracket. Congratulations to all of our kids who wrestled in this event!