Stories tagged: wrestling
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 11 p.m.
At Lakeland, wrestling a family affair for Edelblutes
More than three decades ago, Walt Edelblute hauled his sons and as many friends as they could cram into his car to youth wrestling tournaments.
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 9:14 p.m.
Transgender wrestler’s state bid spotlights Texas policy
A 17-year-old high school wrestler has qualified for the girls state tournament in Texas while transitioning from female to male. The transgender policy allowing Mack Beggs to compete against girls …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 7:05 p.m.
Idaho state wrestling glance
Idaho state wrestling
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Lakeside’s Dalton Young caps wrestling career at 170-0
TACOMA – Dalton Young had mixed emotions Saturday.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
North Central’s Clai Quintanilla finishes as first GSL four-time state wrestling champ
TACOMA – Clai Quintanilla of North Central did something Saturday that hasn’t been done in the 41-year history of the Greater Spokane League.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 11:09 p.m.
Central Valley’s Braedon Orrino overcomes demons, captures state title
Central Valley senior Braedon Orrino overcame himself and the anxiety baggage that dogged him throughout high school Saturday at Mat Classic XXIX. Orrino was on point, dominating for an 8-1 …
Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Mat Classic XXIX Results
Stay up to date on all the results from Mat Classic XXIX at the Tacoma Dome on Friday and Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 11:24 p.m.
State 4A/3A wrestling: Transfer Dew Rogers of Shadle Park, Greater Spokane League off to good start
TACOMA – Shadle Park senior Dew Rogers was off the radar most of the season.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
State 2A/1A/B wrestling: Colville’s TJ Baun bounces back after heartbreak a year ago
TACOMA – TJ Baun of Colville is back at Mat Classic XXIX a final time, looking to win again after falling heartbreakingly short last year.
Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 8:38 p.m.
Iran defeats U.S. at freestyle wrestling world cup
Iran’s wrestling team has defeated the United States wrestling team to win gold medal in the Freestyle World Cup. During the final competitions, Iranian wrestlers sealed a 5-3 victory against …
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 6:26 p.m.
CV’s Braedon Orrino hopes to make most of last trip to state wrestling
Braedon Orrino is down to his last chance.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
Wrestling: Mead takes team title at 4A regionals
Mead’s Chase Tebbets (106), Central Valley’s Bridger Beard (138) and University’s Hunter Greggerson (170) all earned championships and advanced to state and Mead took the team title at the 4A …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
Area wrestling teams head to regionals
The final step for a trip to the Tacoma Dome for area wrestlers is this weekend.
Sun., Feb. 5, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
U.S. wrestlers can compete in World Cup after host Iran relents
As the U.S. courts try to sort out President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban, Iran has switched course and decided to allow American wrestlers to compete in a high-profile international …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:50 p.m.
District wrestling: Mead, North Central, East Valley and Colville take titles
Mt. Spokane junior Jake Howerton is going to have to get by wrestling in the postseason on essentially one good knee.
Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 7:47 p.m.
U.S. wrestlers in limbo after Iran bans them from tournament
American wrestler Jordan Burroughs saw this month’s tournament in Iran as a chance to redeem himself after a rough performance at the Rio Olympics.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 4:50 p.m.
Wrestling: Area teams begin pursuit of state berths
February means many things to high school winter sports athletes.
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 11:07 p.m.
Wrestling: Matt McGuire leads Rogers in rout over Gonzaga Prep
Matt McGuire (126) won by fall and visiting Rogers routed Gonzaga Prep 60-15 on Wednesday in a Greater Spokane League dual meet.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 9:16 p.m.
Former wrestling coach John Owen pinch-hits at CV
When John Owen retired as Central Valley’s wrestling coach two years ago, he never expected to return.
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 4:25 p.m.
CV senior ready to continue family’s dominance on the wrestling mat
Bridger Beard is the fifth of Ron and Cindy Beard 10 children – nine boys and a girl. This year, for the first time in his high school career, he …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 2:55 p.m.
GSL wrestling: Unbeatens Mead, Mt. Spokane face off to decide league title
For the first time since Mt. Spokane opened in 1998, in-district rivals meet Thursday to decide the Greater Spokane League wrestling championship.
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Wrestling: Tate Malek earns two pins and Central Valley wins pair of matches
Central Valley ran its record to 6-2 while Lewis and Clark won its first two matches of the season at a dual-dual Greater Spokane League setup, also featuring Shadle Park …
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 9 p.m.
Former pro wrestler Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka dies at 73
Former pro wrestler Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka, who earlier this month was found not competent to stand trial in the 1983 death of his girlfriend, has died at his son-in-law’s home …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 9:07 p.m.
Wrestling: Post Falls takes title at River City Duels
Jordan Grimm (113) won by fall and Braydon Huber (145) by major decision and Post Falls topped Columbia 39-25 in the Gold Championship duel meet of the River City Duels …
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
Area wrestling: Blake Haney earns pin and Mt. Spokane crushes Lewis and Clark
Jacob Carr, Jarret Sharp (113) and Blake Haney (120) earned pins in the first three matches and Mt. Spokane (7-0) crushed visiting Lewis and Clark (0-6) in a Greater Spokane …
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 10:45 p.m.
Clai Quintanilla on path to be GSL’s first four-time state wrestling champ
It may be hard to believe – what with the Greater Spokane League’s wrestling success over the years – but the league has yet to produce a four-time state champ.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
Area Wrestling: Cameron Bowman starts string of pins and North Central tops Gonzaga Prep
Cameron Bowman (152), Josh Johnson (160) and Garrett Mangis (170) all won by pin in the first three matches of the meet and North Central (4-3) handled visiting Gonzaga Prep …
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
Wrestling: Mead has 4 champions to win Pacific Northwest Classic
Chase Randall (106), Matt Jones (120), Devante Goodman (145), and Trevor Senn (182) all captured first place titles to help Mead win the Pacific Northwest Classic at University.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 11:21 p.m.
Area wrestling: Clayton Gilliam helps North Central down Rogers
Clayton Gilliam (126), Kadin Shaw (132), Gavin Gies (145) and Garrett Mangis (182) earned wins by fall and visiting North Central (2-3) topped Rogers (0-4) 49-27 in a Greater Spokane …
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 11:09 p.m.
Area wrestling: Kiran Srikanth helps Pullman pull out win over West Valley
Cole Dahmen (138) and Kiran Srikanth (145) won the last two matches of the meet to help visiting Pullman top West Valley 39-34 in Great Northern League action.