The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK


February 13, 2013

Enid’s Nixon needs a top-four finish at regionals to extend his wrestling career


ENID, Okla. — Three have good

shot to qualify

The Plainsmen enter regionals with three wrestlers ranked by Oklahoma Wrestling website — Billy Grothe, 126, seventh; Zack Overbeck, 10th, 195; and Scott, fourth, 220.

Scott is trying to qualify for the second time. All three, Dick said, should have a good chance to make the state field.

Keegan Clayton, at 152, “is in a real tough weight class but is in the mix,’’ Dick said.

Grothe leads Enid in wins with 21, followed by Clayton with 19 and Scott and Overbeck with 16. Overbeck leads in pins with 14, followed by Scott with 10 and 170-pounder Hank Schulz with six. Clayton leads in takedowns with 34, followed by Scott with 27 and Grothe with 26.

The rest of the EHS lineup will consist of Joe D’Auteuil at 106, Troy Gray at 113, Gabe Farias at 120, John Glasgow at 132, Clay Jacks at 138, Anthony Gonzales at 145, Anthony Reyes at 182 and Mason Dillard at heavyweight.

The rest of the field will be host Bixby Bartlesville, Tulsa Washington, Broken Arrow, Choctaw, Edmond Memorial, Jenks, Tulsa Hale, Owasso, Ponca City, Sand Springs, Sapulpa, Stillwater and Union.

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