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Anderson County wrestler K.J. Sunbom is all smiles as he stands atop the podium after being crowned champion of the 152-pound class at the Region 5 Wrestling Tournament Saturday at Franklin County High School. From left are Woodford County’s Marik Black (fourth place), Oldham County’s Isaiah Hale (second), Sunbom and Franklin County’s Cameron Bixler (third place).
Six Mat Cats make state tourney

Six members of the Anderson County High School wrestling team will be going on to the state tournament.

The six Mat Cats placed in the top four finishers of their respective weight classes at the Region 5 meet, held at Franklin County High School Saturday. The qualifiers advance to the state tournament which will be held on Friday, Feb. 17 and Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington.