Cody Wilson Places 6th in State Wrestling Championships

Cody Wilson takes 6th place position on the podium

Cody Wilson received 6th place in the NYS wrestling championships in Albany on February 28 & 29.  

Wilson finished 2nd in the State qualifier, which was enough to secure a wildcard spot in the 285 pound weight class.

His record going into the championships was 26 - 3. 

On Friday in his first round, Cody defeated Devin McGovern of Chester with a 5-0 decision.

In the quarterfinals, Jayden Heers of Newfane defeated Cody with a 4-0 decision.  Heers would go on to win 1st place in the 285 pound weight class.

Cody then moved on to Wrestleback and pinned Ethan Burdo of Cold Spring Harbor in 1:43.

On Saturday, Cody defeated Spencer Dickinson from Whitehall/Ft. Ann with a 6-0 decision.

He then dropped a 2-0 decision to Tyler Rice of Norwich.

In his last match versus Isaiah Trago of Mount Markham, he went into overtime and was defeated by Trago with a 5-1 decision.

Cody Wilson pins Ethan Burdo of Cold Spring Harbor.  

Pictured:  Cody pins Ethan Burdo of Cold Spring Harbor in 1:43.

 

Congratulations on your sixth place finish, Cody, we are proud of your accomplishment!