The 50th edition of junior men's and women's freestyle has concluded in Fargo, with plenty of celebration and a record number of entries. Almost 1700 entries included eleven outstanding North Carolina men and four women.
Representing Team NC were:
Joey Baisley- Charlotte Catholic HS
Matthew Vindigni - Cleveland HS
Damon Landreth- West Henderson HS
Isaac Gawronski - Swansboro HS
Cody Rutherford- Havelock HS
Noah Tocaben- Asheville HS
Greyson Harris- Enka HS
Auggie Gunning- Chapel Hill HS
David Varner- Asheboro HS
Luke Masterton- Central Cabarrus HS
Carson Floyd- Lake Norman HS
Reagan Riddick- First Flight HS
Aaliyah Milligan- Purnell-Swett HS
Ella Beam- Burns HS
Jade Hutto- South Caldwell HS
Top performances for North Carolina guys included Damon Landreth and Carson Floyd. Landreth went 2-2 at a very tough 113 weight class, while Floyd finished 3-2 for the tournament.
On the ladies side Jade Hutto finished 3-2 and Reagan Riddick, who also competed in the 16U/Cadet division, went 2-2 in the junior competition.
Greco-Roman will wrap up the week, with 16U/Cadet Greco today and Junior Greco beginning tomorrow.