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Back on top: Sugar-Salem earns its first state title in 14 years

Back on top: Sugar-Salem earns its first state title in 14 years

NAMPA — Keven Glider had seen this movie before. One year ago, in fact. Glider is in his second year as the head coach of the Sugar-Salem High School wrestling team. The Diggers held a nine-point lead going into last year’s 3A state semifinals in Pocatello, but they […]

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Ririe cruises to a historic three-peat

Ririe cruises to a historic three-peat

NAMPA — It was bad day to be a two-time defending state wrestling champion. Unless your name was Ririe High School. The two-time defending title winners in 5A (Post Falls), 4A (Caldwell) and 3A (Snake River) were all unseated on Saturday at the Ford Idaho Center in Nampa. […]

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Shelley juniors highlight the local individual state wrestling champions

Shelley juniors highlight the local individual state wrestling champions

NAMPA — To Darrick Stacey, this year’s state wrestling tournament felt like last year’s, even though the circumstances surrounding them were nothing alike. Stacey wrestled in the 106-pound weight class for Bonneville High School last season, when he won a state title at Holt Arena in Pocatello. This year, […]

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District 6 gets 19 medals at 5A, 4A state wrestling

District 6 gets 19 medals at 5A, 4A state wrestling

District 6 had two teams crack the top 10 in the final team standings of the 5A and 4A state wrestling championships Saturday at Holt Arena. Bonneville led local 5A teams with a ninth place finish with 90 points. Tyson Ward (14-6, fifth place at 152), Austin […]

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Ririe, Sugar-Salem eye state titles heading into the semifinals

Ririe, Sugar-Salem eye state titles heading into the semifinals

Three high school wrestling teams are in position to capture their third straight state titles. Then there’s 3A. Snake River is the two-time defending 3A champion, but the Panthers are looking up at three teams heading into the semifinals of this year’s tournament. At the top is […]

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Bonneville edges Highland for the 5A District 5-6 title

Bonneville edges Highland for the 5A District 5-6 title

By PAUL LAMBERT prsports@postregister.com In J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Hobbit,” the story reaches its crescendo with the Battle of the Five Armies. A similar battle took place at Bonneville High School on Friday afternoon, and it was the host Bees who ended up as the one team to […]

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Ririe claims its third straight 2A District 6 title

Ririe claims its third straight 2A District 6 title

At Salmon, the Ririe High School wrestling team rolled to its third straight 2A District 6 championship. The Bulldogs accumulated 234 points, a good 73.5 ahead of second-place Challis. They had six individual champions, as well — Tanner Smith (98 pounds), Tyler Criddle (132), Cory Anderson (138), […]

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Sugar-Salem gets revenge in the 3A District 6 wrestling tournament

Sugar-Salem gets revenge in the 3A District 6 wrestling tournament

The Sugar-Salem High School wrestling team finished a mere 18 points behind Teton last year for first place in the 3A District 6 tournament. The Diggers avenged that outcome in decisive fashion Thursday on Teton’s home mats. Sugar-Salem won this year’s district tournament with 317 points, and […]

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Blacfoot earns its third straight 4A District 5-6 title

Blacfoot earns its third straight 4A District 5-6 title

At Blackfoot, the Blackfoot High School wrestling team won the 4A District 5-6 crown for the third consecutive season. The Broncos accumulated 366 points to claim the team title over Pocatello, which took second with 325.5, and qualified 19 wrestlers for state. Darrin Farnes (106 pounds), Cole […]

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Feb. 10 wrestling results

Feb. 10 wrestling results

BONNEVILLE 54, SKYLINE 36 98 pounds: Logan Taylor (BONN) by forfeit; 106: Cameron Paulsen (SKYL) by forfeit; 113: Hans Blanchard (BONN) by forfeit; 120: Kade Lincoln (SKYL) pin Tanner Marley, 3:15; 126: Cameron Cole (SKYL) pin Justin Hurd, 1:36; 132: Will Cooke (BONN) pin Brandon Alexander, 4:34; […]

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Feb. 9 wrestling results

Feb. 9 wrestling results

SUGAR-SALEM 52, TETON 19 98 pounds: Jonathan Marin (SS) pin Sam Rasmussen, 2:58; 106: Hunter Hill (TET) dec. Logan Tingey, 6-4; 113: Dylan Glider(SS) pin Anthony Bleggi, 0:45; 120: Caleb Norman (SS) dec. Tanner Klingler , 6-2; 126: Denton Moulton (TET) maj. dec. OscarAvendano, 13-0; 132: Seth […]

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Feb. 8 wrestling results

Feb. 8 wrestling results

HIGHLAND 40, BONNEVILLE 34 98 pounds: Calvin Hewett (HIGH) dec. Logan Taylor, 7-6; 106: Andrew Sagendorf (HIGH) pin Alex Neville, 0:27; 113: Hans Blanchard (BONN) maj. dec. Davis Dobson, 12-0; 120: Justin Hurd (BONN) pin Geoffrey Dye, 1:09; 126: Anthony Ramirez (BONN) t.b. Carson Keller, 21-20; 132: […]

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Numerous locals win medals at Mario D’Orazio Memorial Tournament

Numerous locals win medals at Mario D'Orazio Memorial Tournament

At Challis, three local teams cracked the top five and several area wrestlers came away with hardware at the Challis Invitational/Mario D’Orazio Memorial Tournament. Minico won the tournament with 296.5 points. Ririe placed second with 199.5 points while Shelley was third with 171 and Challis was fifth […]

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Feb. 3 wrestling results

Feb. 3 wrestling results

MADISON 46, SKYLINE 31 98 pounds: Diego Vergara (MAD) by forfeit; 106: Cameron Paulsen (SKY) pin Kekoa Jensen, 3:13; 113: Crit Wilcox (MAD) by forfeit; 120: Kade Lincoln (SKY) maj. dec. Galdino Ocampo, 12-1; 126: Cameron Cole (SKY) pin Jaden Smith, 5:28; 132: Caiaous Crawford (MAD) pin […]

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Feb. 2 wrestling results

Feb. 2 wrestling results

SUGAR-SALEM 57, SHELLEY 27 98 pounds: Jonathan Marin (SS) pin Kyle DeRoache, 2:56; 106: Logan Tingey (SS) pin Chase Millus, 1:21 113: Dylan Glider (SS) pin Colton Ward, 2:33; 120: Caleb Norman (SS) by forfeit 126: Oscar Avendano (SS) pin Kegan Andersen, 0:54; 132: Caleb Call (SHE) […]

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