Junior Monroe Central wrestler Tyler Jones is off to a 17-0 start and that has earned him Randolph County “Athlete of the Week” honors, sponsored by WZZY/Star 98.3FM in Winchester and the Wetzel Auto Group.
Tyler just won his 3rd invitational title this past weekend in the Wapahani Raider Rumble. Even more impressive is his 17-0 mark on the year in the 152 pound weight class.
He has been crowned champion at Elwood, Hagerstown and the Raider Rumble.
His victories have come against wrestlers from Delta, Greenfield-Central, Indianapolis Arlington, Elwood, Alexandria, Hagerstown, Decatur Central, South Dearborn, Anderson, Tri, Centerville, Knightstown, Randolph Southern, Wapahani, Cowan, Blackford, and Eastbrook.
His latest win came in multiple overtimes over Shane Elam of Blackford.
Tyler will be competing in the ECIC at Jay County High School on Saturday.