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As far back as the pre-season, Nixa’s Ashlyn Eli and Brenya Crahan voiced optimism they could both win state championships this season. They fulfilled that prediction this week.

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Ozark coach Tod Sundlie can’t say if he has a gut feeling his Tigers will bring home a state championship or two or three this weekend at the State Wrestling Championships. But he likes his team’s chances as they go for gold Saturday.

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Nixa coach Dustin Martin has emphasized to the Eagles’ and Lady Eagles’ eight state qualifiers not to underestimate any opponent at this week’s Class 4 State Wrestling Championships. 

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Ozark’s march to the 11th District championship in the program’s history and the Tigers having five individual District champions crowned was a dream outcome for 138-pound champ Braxton Strick.

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More than half of Zan Fugitt’s matches this season have ended with him recording a pin in the first period. True to form, the Nixa 113-pound sophomore opened Class 4 District 5 action with two first-period pins Saturday.

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Win or lose, Ozark’s Thomas Rushing figured his return to the mat this winter after a two-year hiatus would be fulfilling.