Pirates post pins in Pomeroy


POMEROY - Six Pomeroy wrestlers posted pins here Tuesday night and a seventh won by decision in the Pirates' tuneup before hosting their Christmas Tournament today.

Clayton King at 106 pounds, Kyle Hyer at 132, Nick Tewalt at 152, Tory Knebel at 170 and Mike Wymore at 220 were the Pirates' winners by fall. Wyatt Hyer at 138 pounds won his match by a 11-5 decision.

Knebel, who will be gunning for his fourth straight Christmas Tournament title today, improved his record to 14-0 with Tuesday's second-round pin. Jenkins is now 12-1 and Moore improved to 13-3.

Today's tournament, which will feature 16 schools, will be held at Pullman High School. The tourney is being contested in Pullman because Pomeroy didn't expect its gym to be available due to anticipated building renovations when the schedule was put together.

Pomeroy individuals

Clayton King (106) - pinned J. Mendez, Pateros, third round.

Kyle Hyer (132) - pinned K. Kykendall, Waitsburg-Prescott, first round.

Wyatt Hyer (138) - dec by A.J. Barajas, White Swan, 9-4.

Jacob Moore (145) - dec L. Gutierez, Pateros, 11-5.

Taylor Lewis (145) - pinned by W. Ginter, Pateros, first round.

Nick Tewalt (152) - pinned W. Ginter, Pateros, second round.

Wyatt Jenkins (160) - pinned S. George, White Swan, second round.

Tyler King (160) - pinned by D. LaRoue, Waitsburg-Prescott, second round.

Tory Knebel (170) - pinned D. LaRoue, Waitsburg-Prescott, second round.

Jacob Schuh (170) - pinned by J. Watlament, White Swan, first round.

Mike Wymore (220) - pinned X. Valladeras, White Swan, second round.


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