Three Cumberland Wrestlers Headed To State

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Published on February 18 2014 2:31 pm
Last Updated on February 18 2014 2:31 pm
Written by Millie Lange

Three Cumberland High School wrestlers will be competing in the Class 1A State Individual Wrestling Meet Thursday at the State Farm Center in Champaign after the three advanced from the Robinson Sectional.

Nathan Day advanced in the 120 pound division. Day will take a 38-2 record into the preliminary round competition against Jake Worms of Glasford Illini Bluffs. Worms with a 35-6 mark.

Brock Overbeck will be competing in the 126 pound division. Overbeck has a 16-8 record and will take on Darren Stephens of Quincy Notre Dame with a 27-7 mark.

Blaine Yocum (34-8) will go up against Dalton Willett (33-6) of Monmouth Roseville.

The state meet continues Thursday and finishes out with the finals Friday.