Last Thursday, December 16, the Morgan High wrestlers traveled to Draper to take on Juan Diego High School in wrestling. Morgan easily defeated the Soaring Eagles in a lopsided win.
Individual varsity winners were: Colton Walker, Christian Winn, Easton Pentz, Jake Anderson, Shawn Francis, Cormick Breshears, Tyler Johnson, Nate Losee, Randon Prochnow, Connor Jensen, Preston Barnett, and Jackson Lake.
In only four JV matches, Kade Carrigan and Jose Patino were victorious.
Juan Diego proved to be a good warm-up for the team, as the Morgan wrestlers went on to win the tow day North Summit Invitational.
Twelve varsity wrestlers placed. Randon Prochnow – 1st, Jackson Lake – 2nd, Colton Walker – 2nd, Cormick Breshears – 3rd, Connor Jensen – 3rd, Kade Carrigan – 3rd, Clint Young – 4th, Jake Anderson – 4th, Shawn Francis – 4th, Christian Winn – 6th, Nate Losee – 6th, and Jordan Mendoza – 6th.
Eight JV wrestlers also placed. Tristan Trussell – 1st, Nick Porter – 2nd, Luke Larsen -2nd, Alex Gianfilippo – 2nd. Cameron Andersen – 3rd, Taylor Clark – 3rd, Shade Watts - 3rd, and Brady Libby -4th.