Phillip Moomey describes his preparation for Wrestling World Championships

2X State Champ Phillip Moomey prepares to represent Kearney in Croatia. (KHGI)

Most high schoolers spend their summer vacation at the lake, beach, mountains or a combination of the three. However, Kearney's Phillip Moomey is going international.

The two-time wrestling state champion heading overseas in a few days to represent the US on the Cadet Greco World Team.

The Kearney community coming together to help send off wrestler Phillip Moomey. He's leaving for Croatia on Tuesday and will represent the USA in the Cadet Greco Roman World Championships.

Moomey winning all 6 of his matches up in Akron, Ohio securing his spot on the US team. It'll be his first appearance on the World squad.

The two time state champion isn't changing his approach as he prepares for the world stage.

Out to Kearney where Moomey is attending a going away party at Fanatics with NTV's Alex Love who is standby by with the man of the hour.

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