Brothers in arms... And finally brothers in battle together at State.
State Wrestling Day 1
#10 Wyatt Lewis at 160lbs is now 46-6...
Wyatt beat Sr. Dru Kenny from Ridge View by Technical Fall 19-2!
Onto the Quarterfinals tomorrow we're Wyatt will face Sr. 40-5 Cole Cook from Tipton. Cook won an 8-7 decision over 26-7 John Pint.
#7 Jake Lewis at 182lbs is now 36-1...
Jake beat Sr. Taylor James from Akron Westefield 3-1 with a takedown in the closing seconds.
Onto the Quarterfinals tomorrow we're Jake will face 39-0 Senior Andrew Wellik from Emmetsburg. Wellik beat 36-13 Seth Kerr 13-4.
Jake from his linebacker position and Andrew from his running back position have faced each other 2 years in a row in the State Football Semi-Finals and now for the 2nd year in a row they will face each other at State Wrestling. Jake is 2-0 on the football field and Andrew is 1-0 on the wrestling mat.
State Wrestling Day 2
Brothers Wyatt & Jake Lewis wrestling side-by-side in the State Quarterfinals!
Wyatt Lewis in the Quarterfinals lost 5-3 in overtime to Cole Cook from Tipton. Wyatt then won an 11-2 major decision over Schuyler Rilling. Lewis is now guaranteed a medal.
Lewis then beat fellow Junior, Jake Hogan, from the powerhouse, Don Bosco by an injury default. Wyatt was up 17-7 late in the 3rd.
Wyatt Lewis will now wrestle tomorrow morning in the Consolation Semi-Finals against Dale Hilleman from West Marshall. If Lewis wins he'll wrestle for 3rd place. If he loses he'll wrestle for 5th place.
Jake Lewis in Quarterfinals lost to 40-0 Andrew Wellik 7-6. Jake then lost 5-2 in the consolations to Terry Mooty from Dike-New Hartford.
Lewis ends his career 9th all-time in career wins at St. Albert. Thanks for a fun ride Jake!
State Wrestling Day 3
From the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa.
Wyatt Lewis takes 6th at 160lbs at the State Wrestling Tournament.
Wyatt Lewis in action...
Coach Al Lewis, warmup man Nate Dunning & Coach Austin Thies.