Coach Dennis Wells said Trent Elmore did well in Gunnison. Elmore was on a roll, but an undisclosed injury forced him to forfeit his last two matches. Elmore, who wrestles in the 182-pound class, had three wins, two byes, two losses, and two forfeits. Elmore locked up fifth place in his section and scored six points for the team.
Jarom Shumway, 220, had an interesting experience in Gunnison. He lost three straight matches and then won three straight. He picked up three byes and took fourth place in his class, adding three points to the team.
Jaymmin Hester, 285, had three wins, four losses, and two byes. He took sixth and earned four team points.
Dylan Harrison, in the 145-pound class, placed eighth in his bracket and earned four team points. He had two wins and seven losses. Harrison had no byes.
Levi Merz, 220, wrapped up fifth place in his class and picked up three team points. Merz had three wins, three losses, and one bye. Merz’s losses were tough, drawn-out wins for his opponents.
Red Devil wrestlers will be in Blanding for regional action on Thursday, Jan. 17.