Torres Takes Title at William Penn Open

Triton wrestler Jose Torres claimed his second individual crown of the season winning the William Penn Open at 125 Jan. 7 in Oskaloosa, IA.  The sophomore is now 23-7 this season, adding this tournament win with his Art Kraft Memorial title last month. Torres defeated Missouri Baptist's Deterious Prayther 7-3 in the semi's. Prayther was a two-time NJCAA All-American last year for Rend Lake and at Meramec in 2009. In the finals, Torres pinned his opponent from Missouri Valley in the first period.  Devonte McCloud placed 4th at 133. Jeremy Walters finished  5th at 157 and Lenny Kuspa took 6th at 165.