Multiple Teams · White advances to wrestling’s final eight


New Palestine senior Alec White will place in the top eight at the State Finals, as he advanced through the first day of competition.

The 126-pounder beat Colton Cummings of Lowell by a 5-3 score in Friday’s first round at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

White is now 36-1 on the season. He advances to face Matt Lee of Evansville Mater Dei (27-5) in the round of eight Saturday morning. He is vying to become the third Dragon to win a state title, joining Nick Ulrey and four-time state champion Chad Red.

The round of eight is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. Saturday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

Senior Alec White is now 36-1 and will place in the top eight at the State Finals.
Senior Alec White is now 36-1 and will place in the top eight at the State Finals.