ALLIANCE - It was a big day for a pair of West Branch freshman on Friday at the Division II district wrestling tournament at Alliance High School.
The Warriors' Justin Mitchell (113 pounds) and Matt Steer (126) won both of their opening matches to advance to the championship semifinals.
Mitchell will wrestle Marlington's Joseph Brennan in the semifinal today, while Steer will take on University School's Walker Chieffe.
West Branch seniors Colin Boswell (152) and Mason Hughes (160) also won two matches to advance to the championship semifinals.
Hughes will take on Harvey's Alonzo Turner in the championship semifinals today, while Boswell gets Howland's David-Brian Whisler.
West Branch's Logan Sharp also won both of his matches and will take on Perry's Billy Miller today in the semifinals.