Wrestling: Legacy's Funk, Northglenn's Escalera Jr. win Front Range League titles
Legacy's Brennan Joiner is about to take Rocky Mountain's Jesse Thompson to the mat during a 144-pound match at the Front Range League wrestling tournament at Prairie View High School Jan. 28. Joiner won by pinfall in 4;55.
Northglenn's Johnny Escalera moves in for the take down of Boulder's Ryan Jones during a 120-pound match at the Front Range League wrestling tournament Jan. 28 at Prairie View High School. Escalera won by pinfall in 3:55.
Mountain Range's Zac Cronholm looks for some advantage against Fossil Ridge's Andrew Paddock during a 132-pound match at the Front Range League wrestling tournament Jan. 28 at Prairie View High School. Cronholm won by pinfall in 3:56.
Horizon's Caleb Schultz looks for some room to work as Broomfield's Ethan Brown applies pressure from the top during a first-round, 106-pound match at the Front Range League tournament Jan. 28 at Prairie View High School. Brown won by a major, 8-0 decision.
Legacy's Quinn Funk took a league title at 190 pounds at the Front Range League wrestling tournament Jan. 28 at Prairie View High School. He won all four of his matches by pinfall. Ryan Bynarowicz was the runner-up at 175 pounds. Landon Jetrick took third at 126 pounds, and Konnor Large was third at 157 pounds.. Brennon Joiner was fourth at 132 pounds.
LHS finished sixth in the team standings.
Northglenn's James Escalera Jr. took home a league title, too. His was in the 112-pound weight class. Anthony Rodriguez (106 pounds) was the runner-up. The Norse's 215-pounder, Eli Stevens, finished third. Zain Leon Guerrero was sixth at 157 pounds, and Miles Brugger took sixth at 165 pounds. mason Mazzuca was sixth at 285 pounds. The Norse took eighth place in the team standings.
Mountain Range's Gionni Alarid took third at 113 pounds. The Mustangs were 15th in the team standings.
Horizon's Jordan Harris was fourth at 215 pounds. Kyler Manternach took fifth at 157 pounds. Jackson Scott followed suit at 175 pounds, while Camden Neil (190) placed sixth. Horizon was 14th in the team standings.
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