DENVER | Final team scores and Aurora’s state placers at the Class 5A/4A state wrestling tournament Feb. 22, 2014, at the Pepsi Center in Denver: 2014 CLASS 5A STATE WRESTLING TOURNAMENT Team scores: 1. Arvada West 179 points; 2. Pomona 92; 3. Ponderosa 88; 4. Cherry Creek 81.5; 5. Pine Creek 80; 6. Grand Junction […]

DENVER | It had to be the socks. But mostly like the wrestler in them. Disappointed with a sixth-place finish at the Class 5A state wrestling tournament as a freshman, Gateway sophomore Deyaun Trueblood dedicated himself like never before toward winning a state. He did it in style on Saturday night at Pepsi Center with […]

DENVER | Only one of them had wrestled at Pepsi Center before, but they sure made an impression once they were there. Five Aurora wrestlers earned their way onto the final medal podium Saturday in their respective weight classes, making it eight top-six finishers among the 30 city athletes who qualified for the three-day tournament, […]

AURORA | City wrestlers by weight with records that advanced through regional tournaments to make the Feb. 20-22 Class 5A/4A state tournament at the Pepsi Center in Denver: AURORA CLASS 5A/4A STATE WRESTLING QUALIFIERS 106 pounds: A.J. Federico, fr., Grandview (29-11); Danny Constant, jr., Cherokee Trail (35-3) 112 pounds: Dominic Wenger, jr., Rangeview (25-12) 120 […]

AURORA | Brackets for the Feb. 20-22 Class 5A state wrestling tournament at the Pepsi Center in Denver and 4A bracket involving Vista PEAK as released on Feb. 16. Aurora wrestlers bold and uppercased: 2014 CLASS 5A STATE WRESTLING BRACKETS 106 pounds: Upper bracket — Tomas Gutierrez, soph., Pomona (39-0) vs. Jacob Espinosa, soph., Lincoln […]