IL Athlete of the Week: (Week of Feb. 19, 2019)


Louis Moten, Lincoln Blue Tigers

Lincoln Prep freshman wrestler Louis Moten earned a 5th place finish in the 220 pound weight class at the state wrestling meet in Columbia this weekend. Louis finished the regular season with a 28-2 record and finished with an overall record of 34-4.

In addition to Louis Moten’s state medal, LincolnPrep freshman Judah Christophersen also wrestled in the state tournament in the 195-pound weight class, losing in the blood round, while Southeast senior Marland Trimble also competed in the 182-pound weight class. (Photo by Renee Smith)