Wrestling: Farley goes 7-1 at Richfield tournament

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Dylan Harrison defeats a wrestler at a tournament held in December. Photo by Anthony Militano

Clarification: In the Jan. 9 edition of The Times-Independent, Dwain Farley was misidentified as Grand County wrestler. Farley is an Emery Spartan. Due to tournament size dynamics, Farley was a temporary addition the Grand County team and he wrestled for Red Devils in the 120-pound weight class at 2A/3A Duels on January 3 and 4, in Richfield. 

Led by Dwain Farley, the Grand County wrestling team competed in the 2A/3A Duels at the Sevier Valley Center on Friday, Jan. 3 and Saturday, Jan. 4, in Richfield.

Farley, 120 pounds, was Grand County’s top grappler for the tournament. He earned 38 team points en route to a 7-1 tournament record. Jeremiah Perman earned 24 team points. Jaymmin Hester, Landon Moralez and Jeffrey Davis each racked up 18 points.

Farley defeated wrestlers from Juab, Summit Academy, Carbon, Delta, South Sevier and Union. He lost only one match to a wrestler from Richfield and he gained one forfeit. He won five matches via fall and had a team-leading four pins.

Moralez went 3-6 in the 106-pound division and he beat wrestlers from Union, Delta and Carbon. Moralez won all his matches via fall and came away from the tournament with three pins.

Perman, in the 170-pound class, went 4-4 and he defeated wrestlers from North Sanpete and Summit Academy. Perman also had two forfeits to his credit and two pins.

Hester, 285-pounds, had a record of 3-6. He had one win over Juab and two forfeits to his credit.

The team is scheduled to attend the Gunnison Valley Invite on Friday, Jan. 10 and Saturday, Jan 11.