Women's Wrestling Sweeps Competition at Home

Women's Wrestling Sweeps Competition at Home

FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. - The Emmanuel Women's Wrestling team continued their season this past weekend with duals at home on Friday, and a home tournament on Saturday. 

Friday's competition consisted of Lyon College, Lindenwood University, and University of Alberta. In a dominate fashion, the Lady Lions swept the competition to go 3-0. "The girls wrestled good in their first three duals of the year." Said Coach Link Davis "We have some work to do, but our effort as a team was good. The home crowd was awesome and got our team fired up."

The following day, the Lions hosted the the Emmanuel College Tournament. Leading the team were Cody Pfau (109lb), Abigail Nette (130lb), and Kayla Marano (143Ilb) who all placed first in their weight class. 

Several other wrestlers placed as well:

Weight: Name: Placement:
109 Maria Vidales 3rd
116 Fayth Woodward 3rd
116  Victoria Gutierrez 4th
116 Alexis Encinas 5th
123 Trinity Duarte 5th
123 Ahlana Williams 6th

 

The ladies will travel to Oklahoma City, Ok to compete at the Blue Chip Athletics events this weekend.

For more news on Emmanuel College Athletics, visit goeclions.com

Photo by: Rachal Lawrence