By Mike Bruu, TSB Sports Editor
McKinney celebrated a new state champion and a top-five state finisher on Saturday afternoon at the UIL State Wrestling Championships.
McKinney Boyd’s Alex Minor defeated Allen’s Howard Smith 8-7 in the 106-pound weight class 5A state championship final on Saturday afternoon in Austin, Tx.
In Class 4A, McKinney North’s Travis Quarterman finished fifth in the 145-pound weight class.
Overall, Allen won its fourth consecutive state team title, totaling 251.5 points and winning six gold medals.
Pictured: McKinney North team photo after the tournament. a team photo taken by Chris Board after the tournament.
Front row – Isaac Cruz, John Finley, Chandler Duran, Travis Quarterman, Ruston Travis, Tyler Board.
Second row – Coach Warren, Will Harcrow, Christian Mendez, Demarcus Porsche, Justin Hartcorn, Coach Brasher