Wolverine wrestlers top East Rutherford in conference opener

Polk County opened its Mountain Foothills 7 Conference schedule on a winning note Tuesday, defeating East Rutherford as part of a tri-match at Kings Mountain High School.

The Wolverines notched a 48-22 win over the Cavaliers in their MF7 debut. Polk also wrestled the host school, falling 66-12 to Kings Mountain in a non-conference match.

Collier Foster and Jaydyn Virgil each swept their matches during the evening.

Polk County is slated to be back in action on Dec. 29, hosting Shelby and Chase for a tri-match beginning at 5:30 p.m. Both matches will be shown live on NFHS Network.

POLK COUNTY 48, EAST RUTHERFORD 22
106: Tori Strickland (PC) p. Cindy Rubio
113: Betty Huntley (ER) p. Carter Wade
120: Banks Barber (PC) by forfeit
126: Double Forfeit
132: Justin Hightower (ER) maj. dec. Adison Broyles, 10-2
138: Collier Foster (PC) p. Raymundo Chino
145: Shatter Johnson (PC) p. Nicholas Arrowood
152: Deaken Nodine (PC) p. Canden Wease
160: Logan Rhodes (PC) by forfeit
170: Jaydyn Virgil (PC) p. Donovan Moore
182: John Wright (PC) by forfeit
195: Double Forfeit
220: Logan Diehm (ER) by forfeit
285: Abner Allen (ER) by forfeit

KINGS MOUNTAIN 66, POLK COUNTY 12
106: Trevor Moore (KM) p. Tori Strickland
113: Lucas Sanders (KM) p. Carter Wade
120: Tyler Furman (KM) p. Banks Barber
126: Double Forfeit
132: Jordan Moore (KM) p. Adison Broyles
138: Chance Habel (KM) p. Shatter Johnson
145: Collier Foster (PC) p. Jacob Hamrick
152: Adam Phillips (KM) p. Deaken Nodine
160: Christopher Schrader (KM) p. Logan Rhodes
170: Jaydyn Virgil (PC) p. Jake Lloyd
182: Peyton Fisher (KM) p. John Wright
195: Javier Currie (KM) by forfeit
220: Caleb Bumgardner (KM) by forfeit
285: Dariyon Black (KM) by forfeit

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