Wrestling


IR’s Ta’Jon Knight competed in the 132-pound bracket, and finished third this past weekend at the Delcastle Invitational tournament. The Indians finished 7th out of 26 teams overall in the tournament.

IR turns in solid performance at Delcastle Invitational

It was another jam-packed weekend of wrestling action last week for the Indian River High School squad as they made the two-hour trek north to Wilmington for the Delcastle Invitational tournament.

Solid performances from several wrestlers...

Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 12:59pm

Ramond Turner attempts to pin his opponent in a match during the Battle at the Beach on Saturday, Dec. 28. Turner won all three of his matches to take home first place in the 285-pound bracket.

Turner takes first at Battle at the Beach tourney

A total of 18 high school wrestling programs made their way to Indian River High School last weekend to participate in the 15th Annual Battle at the Beach individual wrestling tournament.

The Indians’ Ramond Turner was the lone champion...

Friday, January 3, 2020 - 9:40am

Indian River’s Ramond Turner, right, takes on an opponent during a match last year at Cape Henlopen.

IR wrestlers struggle at the Beast

The annual showcase of high school wrestling talent from across the country descended upon the University of Delaware’s Fieldhouse last weekend, Dec. 21-22, and the action was certainly up to standard for those watching in attendance.

For...

Friday, December 27, 2019 - 11:55am

Indian River’s Ta’Jon Knight wrestles against a Milford opponent back in 2017. Knight was a runner-up at 138 lbs. at the Delmar Invitational.

Indians open with fifth-place finish at Delmar Invitational

It has been a relatively successful start to the 2019-2020 campaign for the Indian River High School wrestling team. After a win in their season-opening dual against Lake Forest last week, the Indians turned their sights onto the first tournament...

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 9:20pm

Indian River’s Ta’Jon Knight works his Sussex Tech opponent in a match two years ago.

Strong returning presence has IR wrestling expectations very high

Following a season in which they worked their way into the DIAA Division II state semifinals as a team, the Indian River High School wrestling program has its sights set on getting back there once again, and possibly taking it one step further....

Thursday, November 28, 2019 - 12:41pm

Camp Barnes wrestling tournament held in Dagsboro

The 7th Annual Camp Barnes Wrestling Classic was held Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018, at Indian River High School in Dagsboro. Families from Delaware and several surrounding states came for the opportunity to compete.

The Delaware State Police...

Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 10:18am