Hartland's Eicher Advances to Wrestling Final at The Palace
Three other Hartland wrestlers will compete in consolation rounds. Eicher beats Brighton junior Jordan Amine in semifinal to earn spot in finals bout.
AUBURN HILLS –Hartland wrestler Austin Eicher, one of the 10 wrestlers Hartland sent to the state competition this year, earned a chance at a state title by beating Brighton junior Jordan Amine in the semifinals Friday night at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Eicher's 7-2 decision puts him in the state title bout Saturday afternoon in the 119 weight class.
Eicher will wrestle Justin Oliver of Davison Saturday.
Meanwhile, three other Hartland wrestlers are alive in the consolation round: including Matt Ostermiller (189), Jacob Gorial (112) and Justin Charneski (171).