Different venue, same result as last weekend’s district meet — the Cardinals sent 13 to the finals at their Class 1A Region I tournament Saturday at Bellevue Christian.
And the three-time defending state 1A champions crowned six champions — Fred Green (106 pounds), Austin Dodson (113), Drew Templeman (126), Shannon Maris (138), Mike Moniz (145) and Dalton Evanger (152) — and qualified 17 wrestlers for Mat Classic.
“We got some young kids we are taking to state that we did not think would get there,” Orting coach Mike Sowards said. Read more »
Thanks to Todd “Mat Classic” Milles for compiling this list:
CLASS 4A Team winner – University (156.5 points). Local champions – Steven Hopkins, Tahoma, 103; Ares Carpio, Beamer, 119; Tyler Lamb, Tahoma, 140; Kyle McIntosh, Jefferson, 152; Dylan Rutledge, Auburn, 171; Nick Bayer, Tahoma, 189.
Team winner – Yelm (148.5 points) Local champions – Andrew Cunningham, Bonney Lake, 103; Dylan Hyder, Yelm, 119; Hunter File, Enumclaw, 125; T.J. Peretti, Auburn Mountainview, 130; Nick Bendon, Bonney Lake, 140; Tyler King, Auburn Mountainview, 152. Read more »