Spartans Stumble, Fall to Wildcats

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Sanderson wrestled Millbrook January 28th and fell to the Wildcats in a hard fought 33-42 match. The Spartans wrestled a good match having to forfeit at 113. Individual winners were Ben DeRose, David Losada, Elliot Davis, Mark Bowens, Brandon Barrentine, and Jalil Monk. With the loss the Spartans tie for the conference crown for the second time in three years. Sanderson wrestling has completed five consecutive regular season conference championships. The team also placed second in the Cap 8 tournament the next Saturday with placers being:

Ben DeRose(106): 2nd

David Losada(132): 1st

Elliot Davis(138): 3rd

Mark Bowens(145): 2nd

Brandon Barrentine(170): 1st

Jalil Monk(182): 1st

Mitch Hackney(220): 2nd

Bradley Hughes(285): 3rd

The Spartans wrestle at the 4a Mideast regional tournament Friday and Saturday (Feb. 13th/14th).