WARDEN, Wash -- Tory Knebel, Austin Reisdorph and Wyatt Jenkins led the Pomeroy Pirate wrestling team to third place at the Southeast Sub-Regional meet Saturday in Warden.
Knebel, Reisdorph and Jenkins all placed first. This is Knebel's fourth sub-regional title in a row. He is now 35-1 for the season.
Ryan Smith will wrestle first in Kittatas to determine whether he placed fifth or six from the sub-regional meet due to opponents reaching the five-opponent wrestling rule.
Fourteen schools participated in the tournament with Pomeroy, including St. John Endicott, Liberty, Davenport, Garfield-Palouse, Lind-Ritzville-Sprague, White Swan, Warden, Tri-City Prep, Rearden, Colfax, Waitsburg-Prescott, Wilbur-Creston-Keller and Almira-Coulee-Hartline.
Pomeroy travels to Kittatas, Wash. for Regionals Friday and Saturday.
106 -- Miguel Canales, Warden, dec Clayton King, Pomeroy, 6-5. King, dec Joe Peterson, WCK, 9-2. King, dec Peterson, WCK, 9-2. Kyle Ritz, Lind-Ritzville, dec King, 5-4. 132 -- Thomas Newton, St. John-Endicott pin Kyle Hyer, Pomeroy, first round. K. Hyer, pin Cameron Fox, Tri-City Prep, second round. K. Hyer, pin Trenton Kitselman, Waitsburg-Prescott, second round. Saul Hinojosa, Warden, pin K. Hyer second round. K. Hyer, pin Holliss Higginson, Colfax, third round. 138 ¬?-- Jesus Landeros, Warden, dec Wyatt Hyer, Pomeroy, 10-5. W. Hyer dec Austin Baarstab, WCK, 6-2. W. Hyer pin Emilio Pernada, Warden, second round. W. Hyer dec Kaleb Copp, Rearden, 5-0. 145 -- Jacob Moore, Pomeroy, dec Trevor McCleary, ACH, 12-1. Moore, dec Alexander Edwards, Warden, 15-5. Kaare Anderson, Rearden, dec Moore, 7-1. 152 -- Camelo DeLeon, Warden dec Ryan Smith, Pomeroy, 9-8. Smith dec Tucker Matthenson, ACH, 10-2. 160 -- Wyatt Jenkins, Pomeroy, pin Dalton McNelly, Colfax, second round. Jenkins pin Tyler King, Pomeroy, first round. Jenkins, dec Cody Payne, ACH, 10-2. Jenkins dec Waylen Anderson, Rearden, 6-4. 170 -- Tory Knebel, Pomeroy, pin Gabe Davis, St. John-Endicott, first round. Knebel pin RC Carstensen, ACH, first round. Knebel dec Hector Camacho, Warden, 5-1. 195 -- Austin Reisdorph, Pomeroy, pin Joseph Pranuda, Warden, first round. Reisdorph dec Adam Hansen, Warden, 6-4. 220 -- Mikey Wymore, Pomeroy, pin Derek Nanez, White Swan, first round. Wymore dec Rudy Martinez, Warden, 5-4. Jace Malek, Rearden, dec Wymore, 10-1.
Team Scores -- Warden 1st, Rearden 2nd, Pomeroy 3rd.