The men's wrestling team started their post season journey off well yesterday with a strong showing at the NCWA SEC Conference Tournament. The lions finished in first place, scoring 212.5 points. University of Central Florida finished 2nd with 176 points, followed by the University of Florida in 3rd with 87.
All 11 Emmanuel wrestlers finished in the top 3 of their respective weight classes. The team was led by champions Dylan Carlile (125), Darius Bunch (133), Jeremiah Lutz (149), Jay Sheppard (157), Cody Chaney (184), and Zak Pitt (235). At 165, JA Jones finished as runner-up, while Hunter Quinn (141), Dylan Gouine (174) and Kenny Mason (285) finished third.
With their performances, all 11 Emmanuel wrestlers qualified for the NCWA national tournament in Allen, TX. Go Lions!
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