The LaRue County Hawks had a busy week on the wrestling mat. Due to the weather Sectional Duals were rescheduled for Wednesday Jan. 24th. The Hawks faced down 3 opponents, defeating John Hardin 48-21, Taylor County 50-28, and Fort Knox 78-3. The Hawks won their 4th Sectional Dual title in 5 years, giving them #1 seed going into the state duals championships. On Saturday, Jan. 27th the Hawks traveled to Lindsey Wilson College to compete in the KYWCA Small School State Duals Championships. Having the #3 seed the Hawks matched up with Boyle County and Franklin County in Pools. The Hawks defeated Boyle County 64-12 and Franklin County 66-18 to move out of their pool and onto the Semi-finals against #2 ranked Walton Verona. The Hawks faced a tough match but fell 42-39 to Walton Verona and dropped their next match for 3rd/4th place to Wayne County 43-32 to eventually finish 4th at the KYWCA Small School State Duals Tournament. This is the 3rd consecutive top 5 finish for the Hawks.

LaRue County vs. John Hardin 48-21

LaRue County vs. Taylor County 50-28

LaRue County vs. Fort Knox 78-3

LaRue County vs. Franklin County 66-18

LaRue County vs. Boyle County 66-12

LaRue County vs. Walton Verona 39-42

LaRue County vs. Wayne County 32-43

Individual Results

106         Cory Westover                  3-1

106         Gabe Fortier                      1-2

113         Thomas Hoppes                  6-1

120         Chris Morton                     3-4

126         Jabin Hite                            5-1

132         Austin Shaffer                   4-3

138         Noah Davis                         7-0

145         Tristan Brown                    2-4

145         Luis Serrano                       1-0

152         Dalton Bell                          7-0

160         Ethan Johnson                  5-2

170         Thomas Boone                  6-1

170         Josh Harper                        0-1

182         Isaac Johnson                    6-1

195         Conner Lambert               3-2

220         Pablo Hernandez             5-0

285         Dillon Wayne                     1-0

285         Jake Gardner                     6-0