History being made for Cairo high school Wrestling. Since the inception of Cairo High School wrestling 11 years ago. For the first time ever the Syrupmakers have not one but two wrestlers signing wrestling scholarships ,Wilder Elliott going to Brewton-Parker College and Luke Elkins going to Truett McConnell College.
*Wilder Elliott- 145lbs. 2 time region Champion, Finished top 8 in Ga State 2013 . Finished top 12 in nation in the Ohio Tournament of Champions in 2013, In first National tournament of season in the Ga Dome of 2014, he finish 4 th. His over all record is 130-20 . Wilder had 6 offers to choose from. Franklin and Marshall College PY. (D-1), Wabash College IN. (D-3),Ferrum College VA. (D-3), Campbellville University KY. (NAIA), Life University GA. (NAIA), Brewton -Parker College GA. (NAIA). Wilder choose to stay in Ga . and Sign with Brewton-Parker College in Mt. Vernon GA. Wilder is also has a 3.9 GPA.
*Luke Elkins -152 lbs. Region Champion and 2 time state qualifier. Luke is signing to wrestle for Truett McConnell in Cleveland, Ga.