Mt. Vernon Register-News

December 13, 2012

Mt. Vernon wrestlers edge Herrin for victory

Staff Report
paul.hines@register-news.com

HERRIN — Mt. Vernon’s wrestling team beat Herrin in dramatic style Thursday night.

The Rams won the match 42-30. With two matchups left, the score was tied at 30. Justin Armstrong (285 pounds) and Kalen Roberts (106) both recorded pins for the Rams, giving them the victory.

Earlier in the evening, Michael Gray (138), Chase Vosburgh (152) and Nolan Ford (220) all recorded pins. Quentin Favors (120) won his match by decision. Demontez Miller-Gray was victorious 22-14. Alex Vosburgh (170) won on a tech fall. Mt. Vernon is 8-3 this season and travels to the Mascoutah Invitational Tournament on Friday and Saturday.