Boys Varsity Wrestling · Wrestlers Defeat Mountain Brook

Wednesday was Senior Night for the Spain Park wrestlers.  They honored Caelan March and Jack Rivers.

Senior Caelan March is a four-year letterman on the wrestling team and has competed in the 132 weight class for the past two seasons.  He has had a successful senior year having won Tournament Champion honors at the Austin Hammer Invitational at Moody High School, and top 5 finishes at the Swede Umbach Invitational at Auburn and the Gulf Coast Classic in Mobile.  He has a lifetime record of 98 wins, 52 by pin, one tech fall, and 7 major decisions.

Jack Rivers is a four-year letterman on the wrestling team competing in the 138 pound weight class.  During his senior year he was tournament champion at the Moody Invitational, second at the Heart of Dixie, third at the Gulf Coast Clash, and fourth at the Scott Rohrer Invitational.  He has a lifetime record of 152 wins, 102 by pin, 11 tech falls, and 7 major decisions.  His wins will place him at least at fourth in lifetime records at Spain Park, second in pins, and fifth in tech falls.  He is a two time state qualifier.

In 2016 Jack became a All AMERICAN in Fargo North Dakota in Roman Greco wrestling,  placing 4th in the Country.

The Jags defeated Mountain Brook 40-36.  Details follow:

 Summary SPHS MOBR
106  John Robert Thompson (Spain Park Hs) over Unknown (For.) 6 0
113  FISCHER HARRISON (Spain Park Hs) over Harrison England (Mountain Brook) (Fall 4:36) 6 0
120  Coleman Bates (Mountain Brook) over Unknown (For.) 0 6
126  Gray Ortis (Mountain Brook) over Gabe Maddox (Spain Park Hs) (Fall 1:45) 0 6
132  CAELAN MARCH (Spain Park Hs) over Woody Fipps (Mountain Brook) (MD 13-4) 4 0
138  JACK RIVERS (Spain Park Hs) over Andrew Kelly (Mountain Brook) (Fall 0:58) 6 0
145  GEORGE MCMINN (Mountain Brook) over Chase Tilashalski (Spain Park Hs) (Fall 1:34) 0 6
152  JOHN TOWNSEND (Mountain Brook) over CARSON RAY (Spain Park Hs) (Fall 0:48) 0 6
160  BRANDON FORTENBERRY (Spain Park Hs) over WILLIAM HENDERSON (Mountain Brook) (Fall 0:30) 6 0
170  JOHN MCKIMMON (Mountain Brook) over GAGE HUGHES (Spain Park Hs) (Dec 7-2) 0 3
182  JACK HIGGINS (Mountain Brook) over ANDREW MOSES (Spain Park Hs) (Fall 3:16) 0 6
195  DILLON HEATHERLY (Spain Park Hs) over Unknown (For.) 6 0
220  Mason Brint (Mountain Brook) over Zach McPeters (Spain Park Hs) (Dec 3-1) 0 3
285  Jaxon Bast (Spain Park Hs) over Unknown (For.) 6 0
Team Score: 40 36


Caelan March
Caelan takes down Woody Fipps
Jack Rivers
Jack turns Andrew Kelly