Star Valley rolled to a 51-15 duel victory over visiting Evanston on Thursday night, improving to in impressive 24-0 in duels for the 2016-17 season.
285: Josh Dawson (SV) over Joseph Williams (EHS) by fall (0:25)
106: Trey Waldron (SV) over Nena Sowers (EHS) by fall (3:19)
113: Logan Hoopes (SV) over Issac Saavedra (EHS) by decision (4-2)
120: Grayson Hicks (SV) won by forfeit
126: Gavin Patterson (SV) over Carson Wagstaff (EHS) by fall (1:57)
132: Garrett Foster (EHS) over Tyson Hoopes (SV) by decision (2-0)
138: Sam Lester (EHS) over Tanner Larson (SV) by fall (3:45)
145: Trevor Clark (SV) over Malek Wagstaff (EHS) by fall (4:39)
152: Carter Hill (SV) over Griffen Mitchell (EHS) by decision (13-10)
160: Bridger VanDeburg (SV) over Isaiah Sowers (EHS) by decision (6-3)
170: Dylan Brog (SV) over Pablo Escalante (EHS) by fall (1:19)
182: Gavin Simmons (EHS) over Jason Walker (SV) by decision (5-1)
195: Dylan Skaggs (EHS) over Kylan Townsend (SV) by decision (7-1)
220: McCabe Smith (SV) over Blake Overy (EHS) by fall
Junior Varsity Results:
106: Spencer Larson over Kasen Landry by fall
106: Kasen Landry over Spencer Howes by fall
126: Nathan Hirschi over Jordan Schneider by fall
126: Nathan Hirschi over Rigden Wagstaff by fall
132: Alec Erickson over Rigden Wagstaff by fall
138: Stetson Roundy over Donny Lawson by fall
138: Stetson Roundy over Nick Robinson by fall
145: Elijah Kimmel over Greyson Hunsaker by decision (7-6)
152: Brandon Guzman over Elijah Kimmell by fall
160: Rylie Griggs over Koa DeLong by fall
160: Rylie Griggs over David Walker by fall
160: Gage Stewart over Koa DeLong by decision (4-3)
170: Luke Anderson over Gage Stewart by fall
182: Connor O’Brien over Colby Fadden by fall
195: Parker Merritt over Colby Fadden by fall
It’s been an impressive season thus far for the Star Valley Braves wrestling team as they put their 23-0 duel record on the line Thursday night to host Evanston High School.
The Braves varsity won the Ron Thon Memorial last weekend in Riverton with 169.5 team points while the Devils finished 4th in the 47-team tournament with 116.5.
Star Valley is 23-0 in duels so far this season with event titles on their home mat for the Braves Brawl, the Dahlke Duels, the Lander Invitational and the Ron Thon.
SVI Media is encouraging attendance at the duel tonight. While you are in the stands, use the SVI Media App from Apple or Android and take a picture and submit it using the news tip feature. A winner will randomly be chosen to win an overnight stay at the Hampton Inn Hotel and Suites in Idaho Falls and (2) tickets to Pine Creek Ski Resort near Cokeville.
There will be 12 seniors honored in their last action on the home mat: Donny Lawson, Nick Robinson, Nathan Hirschi, Brandon Kunz, Brandon Claye, Carter Hill, Bridger VanDeburg, Dylan Brog, Jason Walker, Luke Anderson, Kylan Townsend and McCabe Smith.
Star Valley will be the heavy favorites to win the 3A West Regionals in Cody next weekend on February 17-18 as they head into the post-season to defend their 3A Wyoming state title in Casper on February 24-25.