Yancey '23 Wins 1A Wrestling State Title
Erin Herbert

On March 6, sophomore Nick Yancey capped off a perfect 24-0 season by earning the Class 1A wrestling state title in the 113-pound weight class with a 3-2 win over Palm Bay senior Tyler Perrow. Yancey handed Perrow his first loss of the season in the decisive championship match, held at Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee. 

Senior Tyler Cabral was the state runner-up in the 138-pound weight class after falling to Chase Gillis of Somerset Academy in the state finals. Daniel Korchensky was another top performer for the Chiefs, taking third overall in the 160-pound weight class after winning by decision over Palm Bay's Cameron Komat.

The Chiefs ended the tournament finishing fifth overall out of 61 teams.