(Neola) 15-3 Tri-Center heads to Avoca Thursday night to wrestle against AHST and East Mills.
Tri-Center coach Andy Hensley says both East Mills and AHST are getting healthy and will be tough opponents tonight.
The Trojna's Ben Wellman is putting together a dominant senior season, he's undefeated and ranked 3rd in the state at 195 pounds. Coach Hensley says Wellman has 115 career pins.
Christian Polley is another ranked wrestler for Tri-Center, he's rated 5th at 120. Polley is coming off of a third place finish in a loaded weight class at the John J. Harris Tournament.
A number of other wrestlers have stood out with Coach Hensley listing Scott Ruffcorn and Mason Crum as a couple of guys having good years.
Coach Hensley says he has a young team that is getting better every day. In addition to the meet at AHST Thursday, the Trojans will compete at the Guthrie Center Tournament on Saturday and have a dual with Logan-Magnolia next week. The sectional tournament is on Feburary 8th.
Click to listen to the interview with Tri-Center coach Andy Hensley