Sweet Home wrestlers place at state tourney

Five Sweet Home wrestlers placed in the Oregon State Freestyle and Greco-Roman Tournament April 22 and 23 in Hermiston.

All of the boys from Sweet Home qualified for the regionals in Klamath Falls June 19-24.

At the School Boy level, 120-pounder Brock Crocker (eighth grade), 90-pounder Taylor Tagle (eighth grade) and 110-pounder Kris Newport (seventh grade)all placed second in both freestyle and Greco-Roman.

Matt Pitts finished seventh in Greco and sixth in freestyle in the Novice 75-pound division.

In the Midget 35-pound division, Tyler Schilling placed second in both freestyle and Greco. The boys were coached by Steve Schilling, Eric Tagle and Tim Crocker.