Senior Drevon Jones became the first state finalist in Newport Schools wrestling history since 1977, while competing at the KHSAA Wrestling Tournament held this past weekend at the Kentucky Horse Park. Dillion Burton, also a senior, placed seventh. This is only the third time Newport has had two state placers in the same year.
Other state qualifiers included:
Sergio Morales Ramirez
Congratulations, to these wrestlers and Head Coach Mason Franck and Assistant Coaches, Gage Jones and A.J. Powell, on a successful conclusion to a successful season.