Boys Varsity Wrestling · 2018-19 YIR #3- Wrestlers Prove Mettle in State Meets


A senior, junior, and freshmen made names for themselves in their respective wrestling tournaments in the winter of 2019 representing Richmond.

Senior Jess Moore won her third Indiana Wrestling Coaches Association girls state championship at Hamilton Heights High School, knocking off Penn’s Amanda Feder 5-0 in the championship match.

Meanwhile, freshman Jake Necessary claimed sectional and regional titles in the IHSAA boys wrestling state tournament. He also won a first-round match at the New Castle semi-state.

Junior Blaine Pierce finished his strong season with runner-up finishes at the sectional and regional. Pierce also earned his 100th victory during the season, and won his first round match at the semi-state.