BREAKING: Jones and Pence advance to quarterfinals News · February 14, 2013
Both of West Branch High School's state wrestlers won their first-round matches in Des Moines and will advance to the quarterfinals. Cade Jones, a senior, pinned Lawton Bronson's Blake Sappingfield in 1:34 in the first round of the 195-pound tournament.
He will face South Winnisheik's Chris Brincks in the quarterfinals.
Casey Pence, a junior, won a 10-4 decision over Ogden's Austin Lentz in the first round of 145-pound.
He will face Caleb Wedeking of North Butler in the quarterfinals.