Carter finishes top 16 in the state

Photo by Gavin Baldwin

CARTER AT STATE–Wrestler Ty Carter competed at the state tournament last weekend, representing Red Bud High School. Carter finished his season with a record of 34-11 and placed in the top 16 wrestlers in his weight class at state. He is pictured fighting off an attack by Cody Langland of El Paso Gridley.

Ty Carter finished his top 16 season in Champaign at the State Farm Center this past Saturday. Unfortunately for Carter, he faced the eventual champion at 182 in his first match. Griffin Luke (51-1) defeated Carter on his way to the championship. Carter then wrestled Cody Langland (41-9) from El Paso Gridley. He lost 5-3 in a close match to end his season.

For more on Carter, please see this week’s print edition.