Three sixth grade junior high wrestlers qualified for the IESA State Finals. The top 3 wrestlers from each of the 8 sections in Illinois make up the 24 man state bracket. Pictured - Payton Campbell, 80lbs, Danny Tay, 65lbs, and Braydon Campbell, 75lbs competed on Friday, March 9 and Saturday, March 10. This is the second year Braydon and Danny have qualified and the first year for Payton.
Congratulations to Danny Tay who earned a 3rd place medal.
Alex Tongate honored at DAR Good Citizen Luncheon
Alex Tongate was Ridgeview's recipient of the DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) Good Citizen Award. Alex attended a luncheon at Bloomington Country Club on Thursday, March 8th, in recognition of this accomplishment. Alex was selected based on a winning essay, his excellent citizenship, and his involvement at Ridgeview. Alex was one of 12 students honored from area schools located in McLean County. Alex was awarded a certificate and a monetary gift for his accomplishment.
The Junior High wrestling team started the state series at the Regional competition on Saturday, February 24 at Parkside. Five wresters, Danny Tay (65), Braydon Campbell (75), Payton Campbell (80), Michael Marmy (105) and Evan Antonio (155) advanced to the IESA sectional tournament on Saturday, March 3.
Congratulations to Danny and Braydon for their 1st place finishes, Payton for 2nd place and Evan for placing 4th. Danny, Braydon and Payton advance to the State Finals on Friday, March 9th in DeKalb, IL. Good luck boys!