Fargo Wrestling Tournament Begins Greco-Roman Round
The National U-16 and Junior Wrestling Tournament in Fargo entered the Greco-Roman portion of its tournament with the U-16 guys on the mat yesterday. It’s a tough event with many wrestlers who don’t have much experience in the discipline.
Green River’s Thomas Dalton had the best effort for the Wyoming team with 4 wins and 2 losses in the 126-pound weight class. He started with a victory over Antonino Walker of Pennsylvania and also beat Zayne Reynolds of Iowa, Carson Thomsen of Missouri and Ethan Sylvester of Minnesota. He was one win away from finishing in this prestigious tournament.
Four other Wyoming wrestlers went 1-2; Broc Fletcher of 120 pounds from Rock Springs, Roany Profitt from Kemmerer at 120, Dalton Price from Thermopolis at 126 and Shane Hannah from Moorcroft.
The rest of the Wyoming crew went 2 and out; 120 pounds Darron Provost of Gillette, Luke Guseman of Kelly Walsh and Moorcrofts Trenten Gray. At 132, Richard Allison of Moorcroft went 0-2 along with 145-pound Chris Boardman of Gillette, Josef Sanchez of Natrona at 170, Oliver Gorsuch of Moorcroft at 195 as well as Mekhi Bovee of Kelly Walsh.
Next up in Fargo will be the junior Greco-Roman division.
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