Allen reaches 100-win mark

Parker Allen dominates his 132-pound match against Nashua-Plainfield's Shane Hillesheim, winning by fall in 1:15. Allen earned his 100th career match on Tuesday, Dec. 12. (Kristi Nixon/Hampton Chronicle)

HAMPTON – Hampton-Dumont senior Parker Allen had in mind from when he was a freshman that he could reach 100 wins.

Starting with 20-plus wins his freshman year, Allen kept improving each year and on Tuesday, Dec. 12 in front of a home crowd, the 132-pounder met the mark after receiving a forfeit against West Fork.

“Coming in as a freshman, I knew I needed 25 each year,” Allen said, “and I pushed for that. It really added up over the years and I finally got it. I’m just going to keep getting wins and pushing hard. Keep going like I have..."

The full story appears in the Dec. 20 print and onlne editions of the Hampton Chronicle.