Wrestling: Boys second at Oregon Classic after finals loss to La Grande
January 19, 2022
Sweet Home’s boys finished second to La Grande Saturday in the Oregon Classic’s 4A Division, the Huskies losing 46-31 in the championship round in what was a faceoff between the past two state champions – La Grande in 2020 and Sweet Home last year.
Tillamook was third and Banks was fourth.
On Friday, Sweet Home defeated Ontario 72-9, Molalla 78-4, Mazama 73-6 to win its pool.
“We would have liked to have been first, just like everybody, but coming around from that with a second-place trophy, we’ll still be proud of it,” Coach Steve Thorpe said.”We had some situations that...