Congratulations to David Hoover, Carson Allen, and the Hanover High wrestling team and coaches. At the 4A State Wrestling Competition, David Hoover won his first state championship in the 138 lb class. Over the two day competition, David beat Ricky Rayan (Liberty Bealeton), Robert Creamer (Dominion), and Justin Phillips (Liberty Christian).
Carson came in third place in the 152 lb class, defeating Braxton Fell (Grafton) in the quarterfinals. Carson lost in the semifinals to Tyler Sharon (Smithfield) but moved on to the third place bracket where he defeated Sam Tomlinson (Powhatan) and Patrick Ewell (Liberty).
Stats provided by Trackwrestling.com
Photos provided by Coach Allen