Panthers finish as runners-up in QND tourney
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Panthers finish as runners-up in QND tourney

QUINCY -- A strong field of wrestlers gathered at the Pit on Saturday morning for the 29th annual Quincy Notre Dame wrestling tournament. For the Illinois schools in attendance, this would be the final chance to work on things and gain some momentum...

WB6 debuts new conference wrestling tournament
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WB6 debuts new conference wrestling tournament

The Western Big Six Conference is changing things up for its wrestling season finale. For the first time in WB6 history, individuals will compete for a conference crown in a traditional tournament format. In years past, the six schools wrestled a...

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Prep wrestling roundup: Pirates fall in final home triangular

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The Hannibal wrestling team hosted Fort Zumwalt North and Centralia on Thursday for its final home triangular of the season. The Pirates first match was against Fort Zumwalt North, which defeated Hannibal 53-22. Four of Fort Zumwalt's...

Blue Devils stomp Silver Streaks in home finale
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Blue Devils stomp Silver Streaks in home finale

QUINCY -- After the Quincy High School wrestling team was robbed of its home tournament two weeks ago for a second straight year due to weather, the Blue Devils had one last chance to show out in front of their home crowd on Tuesday night. And they...

Hannibal wrestling sweeps home triangular
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Hannibal wrestling sweeps home triangular

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The Hannibal wrestling team came away with two wins in its home triangular on Wednesday, defeating Macon 51-24 and Mexico 44-34. Pirates coach Jake Borgmeyer said his team put on a show for the home crowd. "I truly believe this is the most

'Intrinsic motivation': Push from within drives Blue Devils' Peter
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'Intrinsic motivation': Push from within drives Blue Devils' Peter

QUINCY -- Blake Peter's approach to wrestling is going to have major carryover to his college courses and post-academic career. He will need to remain surgical and precise. The Quincy High School senior plans to study pre-medicine at Quincy University...

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Prep wrestling roundup: Palmyra's Arch hits 100-victory milestone

PALMYRA, Mo. -- Ross Arch is setting the standard for future Palmyra wrestlers awfully high. Not only did the reigning Class 1 state champion at 145 pounds become the program's first titleist last season, but with a first-period pin against Brookfield...

Primary Culp-rit: QHS junior wrestler reaches 100-victory milestone
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Primary Culp-rit: QHS junior wrestler reaches 100-victory milestone

QUINCY -- Mason Davis understands there's as much value in the effort as there is in the outcome. Wednesday night, there was actually more. The Pittsfield sophomore wrestler bumped up a weight class to face Quincy High School's Thomas Culp...