Ponderosa sends 11, Chaparral 8 to state wrestling meet

A complete list of Class 5A qualifiers from the south metro area

Staff report
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Ponderosa is sending 11 to the State High School Wrestling tournament Feb. 20-22 at the Pepsi Center in Denver. The Mustangs will be represented by seven regional champions: Hayden Karren, Kade Snider, Devin Hoose, Joseph Huber, Torry Williams, Kelton Good and Dylan Gabel.

Chaparral is sending eight to the Pepsi Center mats. The Wolverines boast one regional champion in Frank Martinez.

The following are wrestlers from all south metro-area schools who have qualified for the state tournament. Wrestlers from Parker schools are in bold.

106 — Josh Finesilver, Cherry Creek, soph., 35-12; Gerimie Meier, Castle View, frosh, 21-11; Hunter Matney, Ponderosa, fresh, 30-12; Tanner Mooney, Douglas County, jr., 38-7.

113 — Matt Finesilver, Cherry Creek, soph, 40-06; Jack Bullock, Douglas County, jr., 26-10; Hayden Karren, Ponderosa, sr., 27-10; Frank Martinez, Chaparral, jr., 40-4.

126 — Mitch Finesilver, Cherry Creek, sr., 43-1; John Daniel, Arapahoe, jr., 29-4; Dawson Cranmer, Chaparral, soph., 35-13; Kade Snider, Ponderosa, jr., 35-7

132 — A.J. Curtis, Cherry Creek, jr., 32-13; Devin Hoose, Ponderosa, sr., 19-6; JT Stancil, Chaparral, sr., 37-5; Alex Bezugly, ThunderRidge, soph., 20-16; Ty Mervin, Legend, sr., 36-12.

138 — Zach Finesilver, Cherry Creek, sr., 43-3; Joseph Huber, Ponderosa, jr., 20-6.

145 — Jared Todd, Heritage, soph., 33-6; Robert Gambrell, Douglas County, jr., 38-7; Camden Roach, Chaparral, soph., 36-10; Torry Williams, Ponderosa, sr., 17-6.

152Aaron Trystad, Chaparral, soph., 32-9; Ryan Robb, Cherry Creek, sr., 19-14; Tyler Turco, Ponderosa, jr., 22-17; Diego Garcia, Arapahoe, sr., 28-6.

160Jacob Tarr, Chaparral, sr., 13-4; Kelton Good, Ponderosa, sr., 12-1.

170 — Luke Engler, Douglas County, jr., 26-15; Tanner Olson, Ponderosa, jr., 26-13; Mason Harms, Cherry Creek, sr., 38-4; Kaleb Geiger, Castle View, 34-5.

180Dylan Gabel, Ponderosa, sr., 40-2; Hunter Pasternack, Cherry Creek, sr., 30-11; Hudsen Marker, Castle View, jr., 26-10; Hayden Starr, Chaparral, sr., 27-6; Jaylen Mosqueira, Arapahoe, sr., 31-2.

195 — Matthew Stanley, ThunderRidge, jr., 32-9; Brett Erklenz, Ponderosa, sr., 21-16.

220 — Zach Summers, Douglas County, jr., 19-16.

285Dane Drimmer, Chaparral, jr., 37-5; Adam Tate, Douglas County, sr., 31-9; Blake Jacobs, ThunderRidge, sr., 27-11.