Drake won Gold in the Pan Am Freestyle tournament and Silver in Greco to help Team USA with the Freestyle and Greco team titles and the combined Championship!
A note from his proud father to inspiring future wrestlers. "There are a lot of talented wrestlers in Indiana that could earn a spot on this trip. Putting a little time into Freestyle and Greco and a trip to Nationals is all it would take. " from Drakes dedicated father, Joe Buchanan
The ISWA is proud to announce that Drake Buchanan of Center Grove Wrestling Club competed in the 2018 Schoolboy Pan American Championships hosted in Mexico City.
Ten wrestlers from across the nation made up the Freestyle and Greco team: 38 kg, 41 kg, 44 kg, 48kg, 52 kg, 57 kg, 62 kg, 68 kg, 75 kg, 85 kg. Drake Buchanan of Greenwood Indiana traveled and competed with the team on September 11- 16th, 2018. Drake represented USA Wrestling at 62kg in both Greco-Roman and Freestyle during this event. Drake has been a member of the Indiana State Wrestling Association since 2009!