Five local wrestlers to compete for gold at State Wrestling

Staff Writer

Five local wrestlers will compete for gold medals at Nebraska State Wrestling at Century Link in Omaha today, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, according to Chief Sports Editor Tim Conover.

Competing for first today are:

Class D 145 Colby Coons, Twin Loup
Class D 195 Seth Racicky, Ansley-Litchfield
Class C 220 Treyvon Brooks, Broken Bow
Calss C 285 Jakob Jerabek, Arcadia-Loup City
Class C 120 Spencer Gaffney, Broken Bow

So far, 11 local wrestlers have earned medals at state. Three have won Third place medals; one has placed fourth; two have fifth place medals; and five have received sixth place medals.

Wrestling for gold medals begins at 2 p.m. today.

Complete details will be in the Feb. 22, 2018 issue of the Custer County Chief.