Winter Sports Preview: Mullen Broncos
EXPERIENCE AND UPPER WEIGHTS STRENGTHEN BRONCO TEAM MULLEN -- The Mullen Broncos seven letter winners from last year’s team. Of those, three were state qualifiers. Seniors Jared Simonson finished second in the 130 pound class, Nick Licking placed fifth at 189 pounds and Charlie Kramer wrestled at 285 pounds. Other returning letter winners were senior Jarod Spurlin at 185 pounds, juniors Trenton Porath at 135 and Tyrell Wilson at 171 along with sophomore Kory Phillips at 112. The upper weight classes and experience will be the team strengths that will make them competitive at this year’s meets. Other Broncos who will compete for time on the mats are juniors Kody Kramer, James Starr, Jon Musser, Duell Puttergill and Lucas Strelow along with freshmen Hunter Spurlin, Garrett Cox and Dalton Zimmerman.