Central Secures Back-to-Back SWL Wrestling Titles
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo.--Central took down #10 Fruita, 44-22. in the final round of the Southwestern League dual tournament Saturday at Central High School to claim its second-straight league title.
Jacob Crosby pinned Haiden Sloan in the 285-pound match to give the Warriors a 29-12 lead over the Wildcats, and Dominic Quintana sealed the victory by pinning Jared Seely at 113 pounds.
Grand Junction had a chance to knock off Fruita in the fourth round. The two were tied at 37 after the final match; however, the Wildcats owned the tiebreaker because of first points scored in each match.
SWL 1st Placers:
106: Cody Lacy, Grand Junction
113: Emmanuel Sandoval, Montrose
120: Levi Gross, Cortez
126: Jacob Rubalcaba, Central
132: Dillon Anthony, Durango
138: Ryan Daves, Cortez
145: Louis Guillen, Grand Junction
152: Jacob Trujillo, Grand Junction
160: Marcus Velasquez, Montrose
170: Jacob Seely, Fruita
182: Trenton Gustafson, Cortez
195: Solomon Jarman, Central
220: Martin Paredes, Central
285: Jesus Casillas, Montrose