Area grapplers faring well at state finals
DETROIT — The Michigan High School Athletic Association Individual State wrestling finals got off to both a successful and rocky start for area participants Friday at Ford Field.
In the Division 2 meet, Three Rivers seniors Chris Morrill at 135 pounds and Tyler Moore (215) both pinned their opening-round foes.
Morrill pinned senior Cameron Arold of New Boston Huron in 0:51 in the opening round.
Morrill lost his quarterfinals’ match against Hunter Larson of Escanaba 4-2 He was scheduled to face Chad Haynes of Eaton Rapids in the second consolation round Friday night.
Moore needed just 0:45 to record a fall on St. John’s Tyler Secord in his first match.
In his quarterfinals’ match, Moore pinned Lucas Brewer of New Boston Huron in 0:36. Moore was scheduled to face Joel Radvansky from Warren Woods Tower in the semifinals in his last match Friday.
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