Panthers News · Wrestling Team Finishes Maryland State Tournament Ranked 8th

The Parkdale High School Wrestling team did something no other PG County Wrestling team has done in over 20 years, and that is finish the Tournament ranked in the Top 10. Parkdale finished ranked 8th! During this year’s tournament held at the Showplace Arena,  Kidus Gebrgoigis and Axel Giron took 2nd place overall in the 106 and 113 weight class respectively. Isaiah Williams placed 5th overall in the 132 weight class. Mark Martinez, Quinton Tilghman, and Nate Forschner all showed admirably at the tournament. The season was filled with many highs. Most noteworthy was several wrestlers reached the 100 career win mark. Isaiah Williams and Nate Forschner accomplished that feat this year, while their Coach Adam Forschner reached career win 124 over his 12 year career at Parkdale HS. Congratulations on a great season!