Five Panther wrestlers advance to sectionals

Pictured from left: Terry Thompson, Damian Ross, Alex Fulton, Ethan Tinarwo, and Nathan Vasquez. (Submitted Photo)

Post-season wrestling began this weekend at the IHSA 3A Regional tournament, and O’Fallon Township High School was well represented.

Ten Panther wrestlers took part in the event with six boys placing. 

Alex Fulton placed first in the 145 bracket, while Damian Ross (170, Nathan Vasquez (182), and Terry Thompson (220) all placed second in their respective brackets. Ethan Tinarwo took third place in the 195 bracket, and Gabe Thomas was awarded fourth in the 126 bracket.

Alex, Ethan, Damian, Terry, and Nathan will advance to the Sectional tournament in Joliet next weekend.

Austin Kostedt, Wyatt Robinson, Abe Ford, and Isaiah Hill also took part in the tournament.