Boys Varsity Wrestling · Boys Varsity Wrestling finishes 5th place at Regional


  Place Points
Columbus East High School 1st 226
Brown County High School 5th 42

The Eagles are sending three wrestlers to Evansville’s Semistate.
Senior Branden Leslie (113) finished 4th.
Junior David Tucker (126) finished 2nd.
Senior Bryce Denton (132) finished 2nd.

Senior Christian Fouts (170) did not place.

113 Brandon Leslie (22-12) placed 4th and scored 8.0 team points.

Quarterfinal – Brandon Leslie (Brown County) 22-12 won by fall over Austin Cooper (Charlestown) 14-10 (Fall 2:58)
Semifinal – Morgan Smith (Columbus North) 25-7 won by decision over Brandon Leslie (Brown County) 22-12 (Dec 6-2)
3rd Place Match – Kenton Wilson (Columbus East) 14-16 won by decision over Brandon Leslie (Brown County) 22-12 (Dec 3-1)

126 David Tucker (28-6) placed 2nd and scored 16.0 team points.

Quarterfinal – David Tucker (Brown County) 28-6 won by fall over Darian Collins (Jeffersonville) 24-16 (Fall 5:46)
Semifinal – David Tucker (Brown County) 28-6 won by decision over Chase Aldridge (Providence) 39-5 (Dec 8-3)
1st Place Match – Jeremy Clark (Columbus East) 25-7 won by decision over David Tucker (Brown County) 28-6 (Dec 9-4)

132 Bryce Denton (26-8) placed 2nd and scored 18.0 team points.

Quarterfinal – Bryce Denton (Brown County) 26-8 won by fall over Marcus Martin (Eastern (Pekin)) 26-9 (Fall 1:59)
Semifinal – Bryce Denton (Brown County) 26-8 won by fall over Jason Profitt (New Washington) 36-4 (Fall 2:46)
1st Place Match – Joey Gordon (Columbus East) 32-7 won by major decision over Bryce Denton (Brown County) 26-8 (MD 11-2)

170 Christian Fouts (17-16) place is unknown and scored 0.0 team points.

Quarterfinal – Nicholas Riddell (Crawford County) 29-2 won by tech fall over Christian Fouts (Brown County) 17-16 (TF-1.5 3:06 (20-5))