The Sand Devils wrestling team had a very successful D-III regional tournament last Saturday, qualifying nine of its 14 wrestlers for the state tournament, which will be held this Thursday and Friday in Prescott Valley.
As a team, the Sand Devils finished second out of 12 teams.
Dante Gracia and Kamron Whitewater both walked away from the regional tournament with gold medals. Whitewater, a junior, pinned his opponent in 1:53 in the title match.
Raylynd Mountain and Dakota Richardson each brought home silver medals. Christian Penrod, Tyrel Nez and Matthew Tuni each brought home bronze medals. Maurice Chee and Dorian Daw finished in fourth place.
For the complete article see the 02-08-2017 issue.
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