Wrestlers Win State Title

Sugar-Salem won the state title! Congratulations wrestlers! They dominated in the team scores, scoring nearly 50 points more than runner up Fruitland. In addition to winning the team title, Caleb Norman and Logan Tingey won individual state championships, and Kenneth Copley and Jon Marin each were runners-up in their weight class.

Sugar-Salem – 237
Fruitland – 178.5
Shelley – 161.5
Snake River – 155
Teton – 130.5
Kimberly – 128
South Fremont – 117

All results are from trackwrestling.com.

3A 98
Garrett Blaser (35-17) placed 4th and scored 14.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Garrett Blaser (Sugar-Salem) 35-17 won by fall over Cooper Evans (American Falls) 30-20 (Fall 1:51)
Quarterfinal – Garrett Blaser (Sugar-Salem) 35-17 won by decision over Harley Skelly (Fruitland) 32-17 (Dec 8-3)
Semifinal – Kolton Stacey (Shelley) 50-4 won by major decision over Garrett Blaser (Sugar-Salem) 35-17 (MD 12-1)
Cons. Semi – Garrett Blaser (Sugar-Salem) 35-17 won by decision over Sam Rasmussen (Teton) 38-13 (Dec 7-2)
3rd Place Match – Brayden Herbert (Timberlake) 37-10 won by decision over Garrett Blaser (Sugar-Salem) 35-17 (Dec 9-7)

3A 98
Skyler Klingler (39-23) place is unknown and scored 7.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Skyler Klingler (Sugar-Salem) 39-23 won by fall over Dakota Graham (Filer) 21-14 (Fall 4:32)
Quarterfinal – Brayden Herbert (Timberlake) 37-10 won by tech fall over Skyler Klingler (Sugar-Salem) 39-23 (TF-1.5 4:24 (17-1))
Cons. Round 2 – Skyler Klingler (Sugar-Salem) 39-23 won by fall over Brogan Leckenby (Kimberly) 19-19 (Fall 0:58)
Cons. Round 3 – Sam Rasmussen (Teton) 38-13 won by major decision over Skyler Klingler (Sugar-Salem) 39-23 (MD 8-0)

3A 106
Jonathan Marin (52-9) placed 2nd and scored 22.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Jonathan Marin (Sugar-Salem) 52-9 won by fall over Garrett Weber (Parma) 22-17 (Fall 1:03)
Quarterfinal – Jonathan Marin (Sugar-Salem) 52-9 won by fall over Aldo Ledesman (American Falls) 2-3 (Fall 3:54)
Semifinal – Jonathan Marin (Sugar-Salem) 52-9 won by decision over Miguel Medrano (Fruitland) 38-16 (Dec 3-1)
1st Place Match – Kade Orr (Buhl) 32-5 won by decision over Jonathan Marin (Sugar-Salem) 52-9 (Dec 2-1)

3A 113
Logan Tingey (58-3) placed 1st and scored 27.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Logan Tingey (Sugar-Salem) 58-3 won by fall over Devin Nessel (Priest River) 11-30 (Fall 0:55)
Quarterfinal – Logan Tingey (Sugar-Salem) 58-3 won by fall over Skyler Lerwill (Sugar-Salem) 36-15 (Fall 0:46)
Semifinal – Logan Tingey (Sugar-Salem) 58-3 won by decision over Hunter Hill (Teton) 50-13 (Dec 6-3)
1st Place Match – Logan Tingey (Sugar-Salem) 58-3 won by major decision over Cooper Cooke (Teton) 38-19 (MD 10-2)

3A 113
Skyler Lerwill (36-15) place is unknown and scored 7.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Skyler Lerwill (Sugar-Salem) 36-15 won by fall over Ander Barbot (Weiser) 35-19 (Fall 3:26)
Quarterfinal – Logan Tingey (Sugar-Salem) 58-3 won by fall over Skyler Lerwill (Sugar-Salem) 36-15 (Fall 0:46)
Cons. Round 2 – Skyler Lerwill (Sugar-Salem) 36-15 won by fall over Blaine Wiggins (Filer) 6-8 (Fall 1:42)
Cons. Round 3 – Joseph Egusquiza (Homedale) 22-15 won by fall over Skyler Lerwill (Sugar-Salem) 36-15 (Fall 2:16)

3A 120
Dylan Glider (45-16) place is unknown and scored 4.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Dylan Glider (Sugar-Salem) 45-16 won by fall over Braden Edwards (Weiser) 12-12 (Fall 1:40)
Quarterfinal – Slade Peyman (Buhl) 40-13 won by decision over Dylan Glider (Sugar-Salem) 45-16 (Dec 9-7)
Cons. Round 2 – Brandon Downs (Priest River) 27-15 won by fall over Dylan Glider (Sugar-Salem) 45-16 (Fall 2:58)

3A 126
Caleb Norman (60-6) placed 1st and scored 28.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Caleb Norman (Sugar-Salem) 60-6 won by fall over Tristan Smith (Marsh Valley) 15-18 (Fall 0:31)
Quarterfinal – Caleb Norman (Sugar-Salem) 60-6 won by fall over Robert Sudderth (Weiser) 38-19 (Fall 3:02)
Semifinal – Caleb Norman (Sugar-Salem) 60-6 won by fall over Kyle Richardson (Snake River) 26-10 (Fall 1:35)
1st Place Match – Caleb Norman (Sugar-Salem) 60-6 won in sudden victory – 1 over Destin Summers (Snake River) 39-4 (SV-1 9-7)

3A 132
Daxtyn Zollinger (37-20) placed 6th and scored 11.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Daxtyn Zollinger (Sugar-Salem) 37-20 won by fall over Malaki Lopez (Payette) 12-19 (Fall 1:20)
Quarterfinal – Dabid Romero (Gooding) 42-12 won by decision over Daxtyn Zollinger (Sugar-Salem) 37-20 (Dec 9-5)
Cons. Round 2 – Daxtyn Zollinger (Sugar-Salem) 37-20 won by decision over Keith Needham (Gooding) 26-24 (Dec 4-0)
Cons. Round 3 – Daxtyn Zollinger (Sugar-Salem) 37-20 won by fall over Chad Maas (Bonners Ferry) 34-16 (Fall 3:00)
Cons. Semi – Jace Hughes (South Fremont) 39-10 won by decision over Daxtyn Zollinger (Sugar-Salem) 37-20 (Dec 2-1)
5th Place Match – Jesse Campbell (Kellogg) 37-17 won by decision over Daxtyn Zollinger (Sugar-Salem) 37-20 (Dec 6-0)

3A 145
Oscar Avendano (12-6) place is unknown and scored 0.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Ruben Vera (Buhl) 29-20 won by fall over Oscar Avendano (Sugar-Salem) 12-6 (Fall 2:29)
Cons. Round 1 – Dillon Peterson (Marsh Valley) 33-17 won by injury default over Oscar Avendano (Sugar-Salem) 12-6 (Inj. 2:54)

3A 152
Ace Christensen (37-12) placed 4th and scored 16.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Ace Christensen (Sugar-Salem) 37-12 won by fall over Skyler Mackenzie (Fruitland) 20-20 (Fall 2:32)
Quarterfinal – Ace Christensen (Sugar-Salem) 37-12 won by fall over Tristan Olson (South Fremont) 37-14 (Fall 3:12)
Semifinal – Boone Giulio (American Falls) 47-6 won by decision over Ace Christensen (Sugar-Salem) 37-12 (Dec 10-4)
Cons. Semi – Ace Christensen (Sugar-Salem) 37-12 won by decision over Aiden Walters (Teton) 28-18 (Dec 6-0)
3rd Place Match – Dre Salinas (Parma) 41-16 won by forfeit over Ace Christensen (Sugar-Salem) 37-12 (For.)

3A 160
Conner Wood (59-10) placed 5th and scored 13.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Conner Wood (Sugar-Salem) 59-10 won by fall over Josh Yanez (Timberlake) 11-22 (Fall 0:24)
Quarterfinal – Conner Wood (Sugar-Salem) 59-10 won by decision over Alan Palmer (Kimberly) 42-14 (Dec 9-6)
Semifinal – Jesse Camacho (Parma) 35-3 won by decision over Conner Wood (Sugar-Salem) 59-10 (Dec 10-4)
Cons. Semi – Wolf Bennion (Sugar-Salem) 49-18 won by decision over Conner Wood (Sugar-Salem) 59-10 (Dec 3-2)
5th Place Match – Conner Wood (Sugar-Salem) 59-10 won by fall over Alexander Challis (Shelley) 40-16 (Fall 3:36)

3A 160
Wolf Bennion (49-18) placed 3rd and scored 20.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Wolf Bennion (Sugar-Salem) 49-18 won by fall over Truxton Wilson (Priest River) 22-24 (Fall 2:57)
Quarterfinal – Alexander Challis (Shelley) 40-16 won by decision over Wolf Bennion (Sugar-Salem) 49-18 (Dec 17-10)
Cons. Round 2 – Wolf Bennion (Sugar-Salem) 49-18 won by fall over Anthony Dovalina (Payette) 21-15 (Fall 3:36)
Cons. Round 3 – Wolf Bennion (Sugar-Salem) 49-18 won by fall over Greg Gissel (Fruitland) 24-17 (Fall 2:00)
Cons. Semi – Wolf Bennion (Sugar-Salem) 49-18 won by decision over Conner Wood (Sugar-Salem) 59-10 (Dec 3-2)
3rd Place Match – Wolf Bennion (Sugar-Salem) 49-18 won by decision over Alan Palmer (Kimberly) 42-14 (Dec 4-2)

3A 182
Carson Roberts (34-13) place is unknown and scored 5.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Carson Roberts (Sugar-Salem) 34-13 won by decision over Hunter O`Berg (Kimberly) 28-17 (Dec 8-5)
Quarterfinal – Jonathon Fagen (Fruitland) 46-1 won by fall over Carson Roberts (Sugar-Salem) 34-13 (Fall 1:17)
Cons. Round 2 – Carson Roberts (Sugar-Salem) 34-13 won by fall over Donovan Varelman (Bonners Ferry) 20-23 (Fall 1:24)
Cons. Round 3 – Tanner Branson (Marsh Valley) 35-18 won by fall over Carson Roberts (Sugar-Salem) 34-13 (Fall 4:10)

3A 182
Browning Bennion (56-12) placed 3rd and scored 18.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Browning Bennion (Sugar-Salem) 56-12 won by fall over Dyllon Cunningham (Kimberly) 9-8 (Fall 1:22)
Quarterfinal – Browning Bennion (Sugar-Salem) 56-12 won by decision over Ryan Leverenz (Weiser) 32-22 (Dec 2-1)
Semifinal – Ceaton Howell (Snake River) 43-4 won by fall over Browning Bennion (Sugar-Salem) 56-12 (Fall 5:27)
Cons. Semi – Browning Bennion (Sugar-Salem) 56-12 won by decision over Tanner Branson (Marsh Valley) 35-18 (Dec 5-4)
3rd Place Match – Browning Bennion (Sugar-Salem) 56-12 won by fall over Connor Yanez (Timberlake) 35-11 (Fall 3:48)

3A 195
Kael Wasden (54-8) place is unknown and scored 3.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Ty Belnap (Snake River) 9-8 won by decision over Kael Wasden (Sugar-Salem) 54-8 (Dec 7-3)
Cons. Round 1 – Kael Wasden (Sugar-Salem) 54-8 won by fall over Dustin Carlson (Timberlake) 4-21 (Fall 0:27)
Cons. Round 2 – Jace Hansen (Sugar-Salem) 39-21 won by decision over Kael Wasden (Sugar-Salem) 54-8 (Dec 3-2)
3A 195
Jace Hansen (39-21) place is unknown and scored 5.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Jace Hansen (Sugar-Salem) 39-21 won by fall over AJ Dominquez (Buhl) 23-22 (Fall 3:07)
Quarterfinal – Jason Gissel (Fruitland) 42-4 won by tech fall over Jace Hansen (Sugar-Salem) 39-21 (TF-1.5 4:38 (16-1))
Cons. Round 2 – Jace Hansen (Sugar-Salem) 39-21 won by decision over Kael Wasden (Sugar-Salem) 54-8 (Dec 3-2)
Cons. Round 3 – Gabe See (Bonners Ferry) 39-10 won by major decision over Jace Hansen (Sugar-Salem) 39-21 (MD 11-2)

3A 220
Kyler Dalling (22-20) place is unknown and scored 3.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Cole Anderson (Payette) 17-21 won by fall over Kyler Dalling (Sugar-Salem) 22-20 (Fall 2:49)
Cons. Round 1 – Kyler Dalling (Sugar-Salem) 22-20 won by fall over Abram Hernandez (Teton) 7-17 (Fall 0:23)
Cons. Round 2 – Danny Camacho (Parma) 11-17 won by fall over Kyler Dalling (Sugar-Salem) 22-20 (Fall 2:14)

3A 220
David Overson (28-21) place is unknown and scored 3.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Danny Camacho (Parma) 11-17 won by fall over David Overson (Sugar-Salem) 28-21 (Fall 2:36)
Cons. Round 1 – David Overson (Sugar-Salem) 28-21 won by fall over Elliott Whiting (Gooding) 7-24 (Fall 1:15)
Cons. Round 2 – Cole Anderson (Payette) 17-21 won by fall over David Overson (Sugar-Salem) 28-21 (Fall 2:10)’

3A 285
Kaden Malstrom (28-18) place is unknown and scored 3.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Rodrigo Romero (Gooding) 20-17 won by decision over Kaden Malstrom (Sugar-Salem) 28-18 (Dec 7-0)
Cons. Round 1 – Kaden Malstrom (Sugar-Salem) 28-18 won by fall over Dawson Kaufman (Teton) 25-34 (Fall 4:18)
Cons. Round 2 – Jordan Dodge (South Fremont) 29-11 won by fall over Kaden Malstrom (Sugar-Salem) 28-18 (Fall 3:57)

3A 285
Kenneth Copley (55-4) placed 2nd and scored 24.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Kenneth Copley (Sugar-Salem) 55-4 won by fall over Matt Jackson (Parma) 8-22 (Fall 0:45)
Quarterfinal – Kenneth Copley (Sugar-Salem) 55-4 won by fall over Sawyer Hodges (Weiser) 35-16 (Fall 4:51)
Semifinal – Kenneth Copley (Sugar-Salem) 55-4 won by fall over Jon Ingram (Fruitland) 27-6 (Fall 1:13)
1st Place Match – Jake McGinnis (Gooding) 47-2 won by decision over Kenneth Copley (Sugar-Salem) 55-4 (Dec 5-3)

All pictures courtesy of McCaslin Copley from the SSHS Yearbook staff.

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