High School Sports

Demons seventh at own MPCU Classic event

Host Lugoff-Elgin finished in seventh place at the MPCU Holiday Classic wrestling tournament last weekend.

Max Fowler led the Demons with a 5-0, championship effort 189 pounds, but he was the lone L-E representative to reach the championship finals. Theo Shepard (215) and Alonzo Grant (145) both went 4-1 on the way to consolation titles. Stephen Bonepart was the only other Demon to place, finishing fith at 171 with a 4-2 record.

"We have had a tough time getting our full line-up together this month due to illness, injury and testing, but we are getting there,” said first-year coach Evan Moxie.

“Once we pull everyone together and get on the same page, we have a team that will make a run at a state title this year."