Statesville claims NPC wrestling tournament title


From staff reports–Record & Landmark

With two individual champions, seven runners up and a trio of third-place finishers, Statesville captured the North Piedmont Conference tournament championship Saturday at Kannapolis A.L. Brown High School.

Parker Galliher and Jason Shuford led the Greyhounds to a title-winning 186 points. Both won their weight class championship. Galliher earned an 8-3 decision in the 113-pound final. Shuford pinned his opponent in the heavyweight final.

Second-place finishers for Statesville included Leo Martinez (106 pounds), Antonio Caldwell (126), Andrew Holtz (132), Joe Dishman (138), Garrison Fontaine (145), Garrett Steele (182) and Marc Williams (220).

Author: WSIC editor