Three of the 12 Vandals wrestlers competing in the Individual Wrestling Sectional at Vandalia are into the Semifinals after picking up 2nd round wins in action on Friday night. At 120, Tanner Swain got a win by decision while Garret Stewart at 182 and Anthony Enlow at 285 got wins by pin to advance on to semifinals. The nine other Vandals wrestlers suffered losses in either the 1st round or the quarterfinals to move them into Wrestle Backs on Saturday. Getting first round wins but then falling in the quarterfinals were Dakota Gasaway at 106 by tech fall, Zack Stephenson at 113 by decision, Jarret Paslay at 126 by OT decision, Bradyn Kaiser at 138 by major decision, Cody Phillips at 152 by decision and Trevor Philpot at 160 by fall.
Wrestlers falling in the 1st round to move into wrestle backs were Logan Sullens at 132 by fall, Dustin Lott at 152 by decision and Lucas Carroll at 220 by tech fall.
The Individual Sectionals will continue this morning at the high school at 9am with doors opening to the public at 8am. The top 4 placers in each weight class will advance to the Individual State Tournament next weekend in Champaign.