De Soto wrestling 7th at Frontier League Dual Tournament
The De Soto wrestling team finished seventh at the Frontier League Dual Tournament on Saturday at Baldwin.
Cooper Pflaum and Luke Barger led the Wildcats with third-place finishes in their respective weight classes. Pflaum won matches by fall against Paola, Louisburg and Baldwin en route to a 4-2 record at 182 pounds.
Barger also went 4-2 at 170 pounds. The De Soto sophomore won by fall against Spring Hill, by major decision against Paola and by decision against Louisburg. Barger and Pflaum each won one match by forfeit.
Jacob Goodin posted a 3-3 record as the Wildcats' heavyweight. Goodin won by fall against Ottawa and Spring Hill and had one win by forfeit.
Aidyn Wigg and Evan Werner earned pins against Baldwin and Andres Marquez won by fall against Louisburg to round out the victories in wrestled matches for the Wildcats.
De Soto fell to Paola, 72-4; Louisburg, 66-15; Baldwin, 57-24; Ottawa, 42-36; Spring Hill, 43-18, and Eudora, 52-30. Paola won the Frontier League crown.
The Wildcats will compete in the Class 5A East regional tournament on Friday and Saturday at Turner.