Cheney ends 30-year slump against East Valley
Last updated 12/27/2018 at 11:57pm
The Cheney varsity wrestling team powered through a series of valiant opponents at their Dec. 19 dual meet, relying on their middleweights to propel them to a 52-22 victory over East Valley — the first win against the Knights on the mat since 1988.
Three major wins in a row from middleweight competitors put Cheney well on the path to success, as Cheney’s sophomore Jackson Showalter won his match against his East Valley opponent by a 10-0 major decision after a long battle.
In the 160-pound weight class, sophomore Blake Seubert won by fall against his Knight foe. Seubert has a history...