Coed Varsity Wrestling · All 7 Giants wrestlers in regionals advance to semi state

The Giants wrestling team had a great day at regional, with one championship title and six others advancing to semi state as well.

Gabe Watkins earned the title of regional individual champion on Saturday at 285.

Also qualifying at the Peru Sectional were Giants Daylen Johnson at 106 (fourth); Tyler Maggard at 113 (third); Eli Maggard at 138 (fourth); Corey Horne at 152 (fourth); Kainen Malone-Johnson at 160 (fourth); and Victor Lee at 195 (second).

The team finished third overall.

The seven Giants advance to semi-state starting at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 10 at the Allen County Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne. Tickets are $8 for a single session, or $10 for the full competition.