Just one-day after signing his official letter of intent to wrestle for Eastern Michigan next winter, Cole Dillman checked off his list a big high school goal. He became the first Buckskin to win 100 career matches.
|Cole Dillman's notches his 100th career win|
The senior heavyweight wasted very little time in front of a packed CV gymnasium, pinning Reading's Jaron Burke in 51 seconds. The fall marked his 18th of the season. He enters Thursdays season finale against Cedar Crest with a record of 31-2.
|Matt Maisano presents Dillman with the 100-win plaque|
On January 28th, Dillman broke the school record for wins set in 2000 at 96 by CV assistant coach Matt Maisano. Below are interviews from Dillman, Maisano, and head coach Trent Turner following Tuesday's milestone win.
The two-time league champion will also aim to defend his sectional crown next weekend, and return to the District III tournament with a chance to one-up his 2010 silver medal. Dillman was also a state qualifier a season ago.