Cripe places fifth at state
Jr. Club wrestler Blake Cripe finished fifth at the Illinois Kids Wrestling Federation state tournament on Saturday.
Cripe advanced to the championship quarterfinals, and consolation semifinals before battling in the fifth-place match.
Bobby Bradley and Dalton Blankenship also participated in the state meet for the Vandals.
Six Jr. Club wrestlers will take part in the midget state tournament in Danville this weekend.