A year ago, Cedaredge was shut out in the annual dual against the No. 1-ranked Paonia Eagles.
This year, the Bruins scored two wins by pinfall, and lost by forfeit at 220 pounds.
Of the 11 wins for Paonia, nine were by pinfall, one was by technical fall and one was by decision.
The final score: Paonia 68, Cedaredge 12.
Bruin freshman Austin Todd claimed a second-round pin over Nolan Jones to win at 106 pounds. Todd, who is ranked fifth in state 3A competition, held a 5-1 lead at the end of round one, then put Jones in a low-leg cradle for the pin at 3 minutes, 24 seconds.
At 132 pounds, Peter Williamson scored two takedowns to lead 4-1 at the end of the first round over Dylan Stroud. Williamson finished with a pin in 3:41.
In the 138-pound match, Beau Hebert went three rounds against Gunner Chesnik, with Chesnik winning by an 8-1 decision.
At 160, Jorge Quinonez won by technical fall (15-0) in the second round over Isaiah Surber.blog comments powered by Disqus