Clipper Country grapplers to split mats and times at state!

Clipper Country grapplers to split mats and times at state!

Gibbon’s Andres Aguilar gets the upper leg on his opponent at the Buffaloes’ district meet at St. Paul last weekend. Twelve Clipper Country wrestlers earned their way to the state meet in Omaha this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Gibbon brothers Daniel and Jose Escandon, will wear the Buffalo colors. Shelton will be represented by Jesse Sauceda, Ethan Dack, Sam Tourney, Alex Spotanski, and Castor Ruyle. Wood River will have five wrestlers flying the Eagles’ flag at Omaha. Dylan Ancheta, Eli English, Riley Waddington, Carson Thompson, and Nick Brodigan will compete for Wood River. The state meet opens today (Thursday, February 20) and continues Friday and Saturday at the CHI Center in Omaha. Saturday showcases the cream of the crop for each class of wrestlers, starting at 8:30 a.m. with the consolation semi finals, followed by the fifth and sixth place matches and the third and fourth place matches. The finals matches for all classes begin at 2:00. See the district meet results for Gibbon, Wood River, Shelton and Centura wrestlers on the school pages. (—photo by Dennis Walker)


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