Jimtowns Crume, Penns Davis to wrestle for state titles
Posted: 02/16/2013 at 1:35 pm
By: Steve Krah
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Jimtown wrestler Nick Crume (top) control's Connersville's Tom Gettinger on the way to a 5-1 win in the 126-pound semifinals at the IHSAA State Finals in Indianapolis. Crume will wrestle Saturday night for a shot at a state championship. (Truth Photo by Steve Krah)
Crume earned his shot at a title by beating Connersvilleís Tom Gettinger 5-1.
Davis advanced to the championship bout with a 3-0 win against East Nobleís Connor Knapp.
In first-round consolation action, Concordís DeLawrence Gayfield (113) topped Evansville Reitzís Damon Kuhn 10-6. Next up for Gayfield is the fifth/sixth place match against Perry Meridianís Jacob Cottey.
Bloomington Southís Seth Seitzinger outlasted Elkhart Centralís Johnny Tredway (160) 8-6. Tredway will meet Indianapolis Cathedralís Blake Rypel in the seventh/eighth place match.
Garrettís Hayden Lee pinned Pennís Drew Hildebrandt (106) in 1:37, sending Hildebrandt to the seventh/eighth place match.
Consolation finals are at 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, with championship matches at 7:30 p.m.