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UPDATE: Rough day for area wrestlers

Hazen grabs three wins in day one

UPDATE: Rough day for area wrestlers UPDATE: Rough day for area wrestlers

UPDATE: February 17 at 9:30 p.m.

Three Hazen wrestlers won three matches today to give the Highlanders eight team points. Zach Moore (113), Jeremy Guilbert (195) and Justin Russell (220) each won consolation matches before losing their final match late this evening.

No Renton area wrestlers advanced to Day Two of Mat Classic. Complete details of each bout can be found by clicking the wrestlers name below.


UPDATE: February 17 at 2:15 p.m.

It was a tough morning for the 11 Renton area wrestlers at the Mat Classic as all 11 lost their opening round bouts. All 11 will move to the consolation bracket in a loser out bout beginning at 4 p.m.


Eleven high school wrestlers qualified for today's Mat Classic in the Tacoma Dome starting Friday. Hazen is sending a record eight wrestlers, Lindbergh has two and Renton with one according to wrestling brackets released by the WIAA Sunday afternoon.

This is the first time Hazen has had 2 wrestlers qualify for state at the same weight (160).

Lindbergh's Abby Chufar is the only girls wrestler in the tournament at 124 weight class.

Other wrestlers include (click on name for brackets):

3A (Hazen) - Derek Nicholas (106), Zach Moore (113), Austin Clark (132), Daniel Karpman (138), Andre Faciane (160), Alex Ramirez (160), Jeremy Guilbert (195), Justin Russell (220).

2A Boys - Alex Calonin 170 (Renton),  Trevonn Russell 195 (Lindbergh)

A fans page to tickets and parking is available.

Renton Patch will follow each session on Friday and Saturday. Up to date postings will be posted here and on the @RentonPatch Twitter account. The complete meet schedule is here.


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