State Bound: Ikenna Enuchukwu

20170211_185842Junior Ikenna Enuchukwu competed in the class 4 District 4 at Oak Park High School.  Enuchukwu finished second in the 220 weight class and will represent Ruskin High School at the Missouri State Wrestling Tournament Feb. 16-18 in Columbia Missouri.

“I am ecstatic for the young man,” coach Allan Colling said. “He has worked so hard the past three years and earned his place at state.”

Highlights include his semifinals victory defeating the #3 ranked wrestler Cade Cox from Blue Springs 5-1 in overtime.  He lost in the finals to Park Hill’s Johnny Wilson 6-8 in overtime.

“I feel great because all of my hard work has proved and shown it self,” Enuchukwu said. “It has paid off.”