Prescott makes national tourney

By Steve Sell
March 02, 2015

MANKATO, Minn. — McPherson High graduate Tim Prescott, a junior at St. Cloud State University, has qualified for the NCAA Division II Wrestling Championships, scheduled for March 13-14 in St. Louis.

Prescott, at 125 pounds, took third place in the Super 3 Regional Tournament this past weekend. He is now ranked No. 7 nationally and defeated the No. 5 wrestler, Garrett Evans of Ouachita, to take third place.

Here are his results:

• Championship Round 1 — Received a bye

• Quarterfinal —  Won 3-1 over Jared Singh of Maryville University of Saint Louis

• Semifinals —  Lost 7-4 to TJ North of Augustana College.

• Consolation semifinals — Won 4-3 over Marcos Antonio Tamayo of Lindenwood

• Third-place — Won 5-4 over Garrett Evans of Ouachita Baptist