YOUTH WRESTLING: TIOGA'S JOHN WORTHING GOES 3-2 AT GRECO ROMAN NATIONALS (2018-07-19)
Valley Sports Report FARGO, N.D. — Tioga's John Worthing posted a 3-2 record in the Greco Roman Junior division at the U.S. Marine Corps / USA Wrestling Cadet and Junior National Championships at North Dakota State University on Thursday.
The rising senior started out the day with a 10-0 shutout against Oklahoma's Bobby Robinson. He followed that up by winning an 8-6 thriller over Gavin Christ of Louisiana, then defeated Garrett Bowers of Tennessee, 13-9.
He ended his tournament with a 21-12 loss to Paul Watkins of Georgia and a 14-5 setback against Logan Garcia of Hawaii.
Brady Worthing dropped his final match in Wednesday's Cadet Greco Roman tournament, 12-3, to Cade Lucio of California.
The Worthings and teammate Mason Welch competed in both the freestyle and Greco events at nationals.
The tournament, being held at NDSU's FargoDome, is in its 25th year.