The Mexico Wrestling team set a record over the weekend in district competition and are sending 11 to the state tournament.
The Bulldogs finished 2nd overall to Moberly at the district wrestling tournament held at the Mexico High School on Friday and Saturday.
Head Coach Gayle Adams says he feels like his team is sitting really nicely going into the state tournament.
The wrestlers who qualified for state are Carter Maxell, Bryan Juarez, Kevin Duong, Dylan Patton, Dillon Nichols, Blayne Wieberg at 145, Vinny Vitale, Kellen Ekern the two time defending state champ, Hale Fuemmeler, Wyatt Turner, and Teresse Aaron who looks to get a second state championship.
The event will start on Thursday, February 15th and conclude on Saturday, February 17th and will be held at the Mizzou Arena in Columbia.