Jacob Priester going to State Wrestling Championships
Missouri Military Academy junior Jacob Priester, of Maumelle, Ark., offered a fantastic showing at this year's Missouri Class 2 District 2 Wrestling Championship took place at St. Charles West High School. Competing in the 195-pound weight class and seeded third, Priester got off to a rough start Friday, losing by pin in the first round. After receiving a bye in the first round of the consolation bracket, he went on to win all three following matches by pin, earning third place overall in the tournament. Priester's next match is Thursday at Mizzou Arena in the MSHSAA Class 2 Wrestling Championships, where he will square off against Devon Overall of Monett High School in his first match.