Mt. Vernon Register-News

November 21, 2012

Rams wrestlers win opener

Staff report


The Rams wrestling team rallied from a big deficit to beat Belleville East 39-36 Tuesday night.

Belleville East led by as much as 15 points and had a 36-27 edge going into the final two matches. Josiah Fitzjerrals (113 pounds) and Quentin Favors (120 pounds) both recorded pins for the Rams.

Michael Gray (138), Chase Vosburgh (145), Alex Vosburgh (160), Alex Hopkins (195), Tristan Penrod (220) and Justin Armstrong (285) all added wins for Mt. Vernon.

The Rams are 1-0 this season and travel to Mascoutah on Tuesday for a quad match that includes Cahokia and O’Fallon.