Walton placed first in Kaufman Open
Monday, November 11, 2019
Walton placed first in Kaufman Open
Nathan Walton place first in the 174 weight class at the Kaufman Open

St. Louis, Mo. – Sophomore Nathan Walton won his weight class at 174, on Saturday, in the Maryville Kaufman/Brand Open.

Carter Cox placed 5th in the 125 weight class for Cumberland by winning a sudden victory over Findlay’s Zack Collins. Walton won by disqualification over Findlay’s Nathan Vandermeer, helping Walton place 1st in the 174 weight class.

LJ Burdon placed 4th for the Phoenix in the 141 weight class due to Indianapolis Chase Wilkerson winning by a 5-0 decision. Austin Antcliffe was able to place 3rd in the 184 weight class winning by decision over Findlay’s Danny Rosales 4-2.

The Phoenix will be back on the road to face against King College in Bristol, Tenn. on Wednesday, November 13th at 7 PM.