Harlem hosted a 6 team Wrestling Mega Quad on Saturday. Missing 7 starters our backups stepped in against state ranked competition from the 3 schools we wrestled. Freshmen Nick Cannell and Zack Hawkins both faced top 5 ranked wrestlers from Prairie Ridge and Cannell also wrestled Yorkville’s Nick Stemmet, a 3 time Dvorak champion ranked #15 nationally and #1 in Illinois. Nick and Zack were joined in the lineup by freshmen Nick Francois & Kaden Christensen, sophomore James Nelson and junior Collin Swinney. Jackson Cross, Jevin Doke and Kyetin Lindquist (3 pins) all went 3 – 0 for the day with the highlight being Kyetin pinning state ranked Zeke Marshall from Yorkville. Harlem currently has 4 state ranked wrestlers. At 145 pounds Kyetin is ranked #9 in 3A and improved to 20 – 2 for the season. Jevin Doke has bumped up a weight class to 120 for most of the season to help his team is ranked #8 at 113 pounds and is now 18 – 3. Injured wrestlers 170 pound #10 Chad Richards is 23 – 2 while #5 Cadence Hecox is 14 – 0.