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SH wrestlers second at Newberg tournament after dual win over Banks


January 16, 2019

TRAVIS THORPE jostles for position as he gets set to pin Banks' Tanner Thompson at 152 pounds.

Sweet Home placed second, behind Newberg, at the Earl Gillis Invitational wrestling tournament Saturday, Jan. 12.

The Huskies beat David Douglas 51-18 and Milwaukie 58-15 before losing to Newberg 51-22 in the finals.

"Newberg has won every tournament they've been in this year," Coach Steve Thorpe noted.

Sweet Home also hosted Banks on Thursday, Jan. 10, winning 59-21 on a special Mat Club Night.

"I think we competed well in front of the home crowd," Thorpe said. "They have a few good kids and we just shook hands and wrestled them. It was fun to have a home dual, to get the seniors out t...

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