Best to compete in Cadet Pan American games.

PARKERSBURG, W.VA. (WTAP)-- Parkersburg High wrestler John Martin Best will be competing for his country this weekend in the Cadet Pan American games in Morelia, Mexico

The games wrestling competition gets underway Friday and runs through Sunday.

Best will be represent Team USA i the 71 kg class. He will compete in the Greco-Roman competition on Friday. Then on Sunday, he'll compete in the Free Style competition.

He finished third in both events at the recent FloNationals competition. And in the WV High School wrestling championships in February, He earned an individual state title.