Parker Filius shines on the mat
Last updated 11/20/2020 at 9:26am
The NCAA wrestling season hasn’t gotten underway yet, but Havre’s Parker Filius has been on the mat.
The Purdue junior finished fifth at 65 kg of the U23 division, at the USA Wrestling U23 and UWW Junior National Freestyle Championships this past weekend, held at the CHI Health Center in Omaha, Nebraska.
Filius rallied from a first-round loss to post a 6-2 record on the weekend. He fell on criteria 2-2 in his opening match of the tournament to Iowa's Carter Happel, which forced Filius to need four straight wins to earn his place on the podium. He posted a 14-4 technical fall over Sout...