Mt. Vernon Register-News

February 15, 2013

Chase Vosburgh defeated in semifinal

Staff Report

CHAMPAIGN — Mt. Vernon’s Chase Vosburgh lost his semifinal match 5-3 in the 2A wrestling state finals Friday night.

Chase (40-2), a 145 pounder, now will compete in the wrestleback round Saturday for a chance to qualify for the third-place match.

The Rams sophomore beat David Pierce 5-2 in the quarterfinals earlier on Friday to advance to the semifinal where he faced Dan Goress (40-3).

Alex Vosburgh competed in the wrestleback bracket of the 160-pound tournament. He won his opening round match against Cody Pedigo on a major decision. He wrestles starting this morning in the quarterfinals against Ryan Johnson (33-5).