Jackson is champion at wrestling nationals

Danny Jackson, of Red Bud, was named a national champion at the Adidas Nationals wrestling tournament.

The tournament was held April 12-14 at the Cable Dahmer Arena in Independence, Missouri.

This was the largest event in the tournament’s 21 year history with 2,249 participants coming from 35 states. It was estimated that spectator attendance was around 6,000.

For more information, please see this week’s print edition.