February 10, 2011
Thomas Brothers Vying For Spots in State Wresting Event
Brett and Brad Thomas of Jefferson City, MO (formerly of Memphis) are members of the varsity Wrestling team at Blair Oaks High School in Jefferson City, MO. Brett and Brad are scheduled to compete at the Class 1-District Tournament at Versailles, MO.
Brett is a senior at Blair Oaks and wrestles at the 152 weight class. Brett is currently ranked 7th in the state for Class 1 wrestlers at the 152 weight class, according to www.missouriwrestling.com rankings. Bradley is a freshman at Blair Oaks and wrestles at the 135 weight class. This is Bradley's first year wrestling where he competed and won a spot on the varsity wrestling team earlier this year.
District competition begins in Versailles at 5 pm on Friday, February 11 and continues on Saturday, February 12 at 9 am. The top 4 wrestlers in each weight class will qualify for state competition, which will be held February 17-19 at the Mizzou Arena in Columbia, MO.
Brett and Brad are the sons of Dale and Pam Thomas of Jefferson City, MO and the grandsons of Glen and Suzy Miller of Memphis, MO and Rodney and Debbie Thomas of Gorin, MO.