Pacific's Austin Repp won the Class 3 170-pound title contest against Winnetonka's Casey Bryan Saturday at Mizzou Arena, 1-0.
Also claiming a state title was Warrenton's JJ Filipek, who pinned Festus wrestler Dustin Politte. Filipek is Warrenton's first-ever state champion.
Five area wrestlers finished third in their respective weight classes. They were:
• Washington's Cole Hamai (138);
• Washington's Spencer Baird (152);
• Union's Dalton Kuenzel (160);
• Washington's Kyle Summers (170); and
• Owensville's Alton Harrell (195).
Harrell won third in Class 2 while the others competed in Class 3.
Earning fifth-place medals were:
• Pacific's Jeff Miller (132); and
• St. Clair's Matt Gordon (195).
Miller competed in Class 3 while Gordon was in Class 2.
Earning a medal for sixth place was:
• Washington's Caleb Summers (160) in Class 3.
Washington paced area schools by finishing sixth in Class 3 with 79.5 points.
Complete coverage will appear in the Wednesday Missourian.