VIDEO: Wrestling: Springdale High's Walton won't settle for one state title

Springdale High’s Walton won’t settle for one state wrestling title

Posted: February 9, 2018 at 1 a.m.

Photo by Mary Ann Adams - Springdale High's Logan Walton (top) will be looking to become the Red Bulldogs' first two-time wrestling state champion in just over a week.

Logan Walton admitted to surprising himself when he claimed the Class 6A-7A state wrestling title in the 120-pound weight class a year ago.

At A Glance

Today’s Ticket

Big West Conference Wrestling Tournament

At Bulldog Arena, Fayetteville

Notable: Action begins at 3:30 on Friday and continues on Saturday starting at 10 a.m. …. Finals scheduled for 3 Saturday afternoon. … Bentonville High is the defending Big West conference champions.



School: Springdale High

Height: 5-7

Weight: 132

Class: Junior

Notable: Defending Class 6A-7A state champion in the 132-pound weight class. … Currently has a record of 41-4 this season and has 97 career wins with a good chance of breaking the school record of 125 held by Tre Ponce, who is currently wrestling at Labette Community College in Parsons, Kan. … Won the Crain Automotive Tournament in Fayetteville and finished second at the Miami (Okla.) Wardog Invitational and People’s Bank of Seneca (Mo.) Tournament.

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