Gaylord’s Markham Signs with Davenport

Joe Markham is taking his mat talents to Davenport University in the fall.

GAYLORD – Gaylord senior Joe Markham signed a letter of intent with Davenport University and its wrestling program on Thursday.

Wrestling at the heavyweight class, Markham led the Blue Devils to a historic 2017-18 campaign that saw Gaylord secure its first-ever MHSAA Division 2 state runner-up finish. Along the way, the Blue Devils won their 11th consecutive Big North Conference championship, eighth straight district title and third regional crown in four years.

Markham joins a Davenport program that went 3-5 in dual meets this season and competed at the National Collegiate Open.

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