Nine Harlem wrestlers competed in the East Regional on Saturday with the top 3 place winners in each weight class advancing to the Barrington Sectional next Friday and Saturday. Five Harlem wrestlers reached their championship match and 3 others wrestled for 3rd place. Chad Richards (34 – 2 at 160 pounds) and Cadence Hecox (28 – 8 at 182 pounds) both followed up their conference championships from last week with regional titles. 113 pound Jevin Doke, 138 pound Kyetin Lindquist and 152 pound Preston Schuelke all finished as Regional runner-ups. 132 pound Jackson Cross won his third place match to qualify but teammates Cameron Pryor and Thomas Morris both finished in 4th place ending their seasons.
Next week’s Barrington sectional gets started with Session I at 6:30 Friday night. Session II begins at 10:00 Saturday morning and Session III at 2:30.