These Five Freeport Wrestling Champs Head To State This Weekend For The Individual State Tournament in Champaign

FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — Five Freeport Wrestling Champs are heading to State this weekend for the Individual State Tournament in Champaign, Illinois. They’ll be representing Freeport this Thursday-Saturday, February 14-16 at the State Farm Center in Champaign. They are;

  • Markel Baker
  • Keondre Jackson
  • Major Dedmond
  • Matthew Chavers
  • Isaiah Batteast

Dakota also had five wrestlers in the finals – the most from any school. Maddux Blakely, Connor Elmer, Lucas Sutherland, Caleb Alber and Andrew Wenzel.

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3 thoughts on “These Five Freeport Wrestling Champs Head To State This Weekend For The Individual State Tournament in Champaign

  • February 12, 2019 at 5:32 pm
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    Freeport didn’t wrestle in the class 1A Byron sectional, they are in class 2A I am not certain on where their sectional was held at

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  • February 12, 2019 at 8:13 pm
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    I know all of these gentlemen from driving a school bus for their schools and wish them the best. Not only are they great athletes, they are true sportsmen. I know they will do the area proud.

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