Green Valley sophomore Steele Dias won the 106-pound state championship to help the Gators to their sixth consecutive state title Saturday at Spanish Springs High School.
Having won five consecutive state championships, Green Valley coach Jon Ferry might have expected to feel comfortable with a lead after the first day of the Class 4A state tournament. But Ferry wasn’t feeling so secure as his team prepared to leave the gym after Friday’s semifinal round at Spanish Springs.
Wyatt English has done just about everything in high school wrestling — except win a state championship.
Here are some of the top performances for the week of Jan. 30 to Feb 4.
Here is a look at some of the week’s top high school sports events.
Boulder City crowned four region champions and will send 16 wrestlers to the Class 3A state championships.
Arbor View’s Peyton Prussin beat Ryan Mitchell of Spring Valley 10-6 to take third place in the Class 4A Sunset Region tournament at Cimarron-Memorial and clinch the Aggies’ second straight region title before the championship matches started.
The Gators had someone competing for the championship in all but one weight class, comfortably rolling to their seventh consecutive team championship Saturday at Las Vegas High with a score of 324½ points.
Tim Conaway’s first competitive action after breaking his thumb was Friday in the Class 4A Sunrise Region tournament at Las Vegas High, winning twice and earning a berth in the 120-pound semifinals.
Sophomore Peyton Prussin went 2-0 at 106 pounds on Friday and is one of nine Arbor View wrestlers who advanced to the semifinals of the Class 4A Sunset Region tournament at Cimarron-Memorial.
Boulder City sent 16 of its 18 wrestlers to the semifinals on Friday and scored 117 points to grab a lead on the first day of the Class 3A Southern Region tournament at Western High.
Jacob Baird and Ty Smith form the core of one of the best Class 3A teams in the state, and the Bulldogs have their eyes on bringing home a banner when the Southern Region tournament begins Friday at Western.
Here are the latest Southern Nevada wrestling leaders, as submitted by coaches.
Here are some of the top performances for the week of Jan. 23 to Jan. 28.