Varsity Wrestling · Cougars Wrestle Well in Capitol City Classic

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Union High School 10th 55

The Union Cougars wrestling team had a great showing at the Capitol City Classic @ West High School this weekend as several wrestlers placed. Led by the extraordinary effort of Sophomore Jory Jenkins who placed 2nd at 120 lbs the Cougars were the top scoring 3A team at the tournament. Other Cougar placers included: Westin Hagman who placed 3rd, Dillon Farrer who placed 3rd, Kevin Urzua who placed 6th, and Cadence Ross who placed 6th. The JV team also represented well with 8 placers taking 1st or 2nd. This included: Mathias Reed 1st place, Dillyun Bowden 1st place, Treven Burton 2nd place, Brack Winterton 1st, PJ Taylor 2nd, Daniel Godoy 2nd, Chipper Harding 1st, and Weston Poormon 2nd. The young wrestling team that we have this year is quickly improving and that growth is going to pay off in February! The Cougars will welcome a tough team from Altamont to the Cougar Den this Upcoming Thursday the 19th of December before traveling to the Manti Tournament for the weekend! Good luck and Go Cougs!