Lynx Wrestling

LC Wrestlers Finish 7th at NJCAA National Tournament / Award 3 All-Americans

February 26, 2013

Des Moines, IA – This past weekend the Lincoln College wrestling team traveled to Des Moines, IA to compete in the Junior College National Wrestling Tournament. Overall it was a successful weekend for the Lynx wrestlers who finished 7th in the tournament as a team with 3 All-Americans.

Heavyweight De’Quince Goodman (Chicago, IL) was the highest placing Lynx wrestler earning a 3rd place finish and the most falls award for the tournament. De’Quince had  5 falls during the two days. 157 lb wrestler Takil Agnew (Springfield, IL) and 184 lb wrestler Archie Williams (Hollycrest, IL) both earned 7th place finishes in the tournament.

Lincoln College head coach Steven Bradley said, “I am very proud of all of the young men that competed in the tournament. It has been a long season and for it to come to an end with a 7th place finish is rewarding. I know that my coaching staff and wrestlers wanted more, but they can’t be disappointed as we prepared well and fought hard.”