Sweet Redemption: Jake Borgmeyer reverses history on the mats to win an overdue state title
Fri, 10 May 2013 03:30:00 GMT —
SWEET REDEMPTION: JAKE BORGMEYER REVERSE HISTORY TO WIN AN OVERDUE STATE WRESTLING TITLE
With a perfect record this winter and a number one state ranking, Hannibal's Jake Borgmeyer appeared to be steam rolling towards Missouri Wrestling Immortality this winter.
But a freak leg injury suffered in practice derailed his dream shot..
At least, temporarily.
Last weekend, Borgmeyer proved what might have been had he been healthy in Columbia, by besting the reigning MSHSAA Class 3 State 285 champion and giving himself the happy ending his high school career deserved.
To hear from Jake on what the title meant to him and what's the next step in his career, click on the above icon.