pic 1 - Austin Palmateer working a front head lock..
pic 2 - Ethan Palmateer chest to chest pinning his man
pic 3 - Jack Owens working in a wing
pic 4 - Eric Cassiday pinning his man in a head lock
Gladwin Youth Wrestlers Running Strong
Gladwin wrestlers have had a great start with 80% of their club placing each weekend. The youth are still running strong as they traveled to Freeland last weekend to meet roughly 330 other youth wrestlers from Sanford Meridian, Freeland, Standish, Ogemaw, Bullock Creek among others schools. Gladwin had 26 out of 31 wrestlers place in the top 4 of their weight classes. The wrestlers are looking forward to Regionals on February 15th in Standish. "Working hard in practice and listening to coaches on the mat will help get us ready for the big day", states Head Coach Bryan Cassiday. Best of luck to all the youth wrestlers! Please come support the youth wrestlers on March 1st at the Gladwin Bowling Alley at 6:30pm for a Euchre Tournament benefiting the wrestlers. Cost is $10 per person with food and mystery prizes provided. Contact Kelli Cassiday 989/429-1153 with questions or donations.
Taking 1st: Ethan and Austin Palmateer, Drake Ross, Tricia and Randy Pyrzewski, Brady Gehrett, Colton Kanyo
Jimbo Bailey and Jacob, Kyle and Eric Cassiday.
2nd place: Theron Zimmerman, Riley Washburn, Garett Muma, Hunter Huguelet
3rd place: Treaton Celestino, Eli Roe, Preston Willert, Justin Bailey, Andrew Davis, JJ Hall, Tyler Yott, and Blake Rutledge
4th place: Seth Onweller, Mathew Davis and Seth DeMoines