|The Monett Middle School wrestling team (5-1) competed in three competitions last week. On Monday, the Cubs traveled to Seneca and defeated the Indians 5-13.|
On Tuesday, Monett traveled to Carl Junction and won nine of 16 matches. MMS wrestling Cubs concluded the week hosting a four-team dual on Thursday.
The Cubs defeated a tough McDonald County team, then won 5 of 7 matches against Joplin South and finished the night by winning 12 of 15 matches against Joplin East.
Weekly MMS coaches awards were as follows:
*Most Takedowns: Jaron Beason, Quincy Jackson, Erwin Prez and Jason Negre.
*Fastest Pins: Dominick Witherow, Jordan Hall and Jordan Henson.
*Most Exciting Matches: Michael Renfro, Erik Renteria and Jason Kurima.
Wrestlers of the week:
*7th Grade: Sean Jastal, Jordan Henson, Eric Welch and Dillon Welch.
*8th Grade: Jario Rueda, Keanu Reed, Zach Hammonds and Ben Morris.