Southport Cardinals are sending two wrestlers down to Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Friday, February 19 for the IHSAA Wrestling State Championship. Nathan Smith (11) is a first time qualifier in the 106lb class. Smith has a season record of 27-5 and has finished 2nd at Marion County, 1st at Conference Indiana, 2nd at Sectional, 2nd at Regional, and 2nd at Semi-State last weekend in the 106lb class. Luke Goodwin (12) is back for a second run at a state title; this year in the 138lb class. Last season, Goodwin placed 7th in 132lb class at the 2020 IHSAA State Championship. Goodwin has a record of 25-4 this season and finished 6th at Marion County, 2nd at Conference Indiana, 1st at Sectional, 1st at Regional, and 1st at Semi-State last weekend in the 138lb class.
With a win on Friday, they will advance to the medal rounds on Saturday. Action starts at 11am on Friday. Complete brackets can be found on TrackWrestling. Best of luck to Luke and Nathan this weekend!