Title showing for Hays High's Weigel

By The Hays Daily News

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Hays High School senior Preston Weigel won the 195-pound wrestling championship at the USAW/Cliff Keen Folkstyle Nationals on Saturday, hosted by the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls.

Weigel, a three-time state champion wrestler in Kansas who hasn't lost since his sophomore season, defeated Carter Isley of Chariton, Iowa, via a 8-0 major decision in the final match.

Prior to that, Weigel had technical falled three consecutive opponents and won his first match 9-2. Weigel is receiving heavy interest from Division I universities across the country for wrestling.