Boys Varsity Wrestling · Boys Varsity Wrestling finishes 3rd place at Midland Valley Quadrangular

  Place Points
Irmo High School 1st 0
Midland Valley High School 2nd 0
Ridge View High School 3rd 0
Eau Claire High School 4th 0

The wrestling team traveled to Graniteville to grapple with Eau Claire, Irmo, as well as Midland Valley. The first match of the evening was over before it ever started due to Eau Claire being shorthanded and forfeiting 8 weight classes. The Shamrocks fought back valiantly, however they ultimately lost 48-24. In the second match of the evening, the Irmo Yellow Jackets were too much, dispatching the Blazers with a 72-6 victory. Lastly, wrestling the host Midland Valley Mustangs was a competitive affair. The Blazers leaned on dominant performances by Lorenza Waiters, Jurnee Dunbar, and Ben Maco to keep it competitive, losing 44-30.

Thursday’s standout performers for the Blazers were Ben Maco (3-0), Quentin Joseph (2-1) and Jurnee Dunbar (1-0). The team is now 6-14 on the season, 1-0 in Region 3-4A competition. The team is now focusing on getting into the right weight classes to make a push to return to the playoffs for the first time in 5 years.