EVART – Evart had one wrestling champion at Saturday’s regional tournament and two others who also qualified for the Division 4 state finals on March 4-5 at Ford Field.
“Our guys wrestled real tough and were great today,” Evart coach Ben Bryant said. “We had three qualify for the state tournament. Cole Hopkins pinned his way through tough competition and earned a regional championship. Sam Bailey also showed well and fell just shy, taking second in the region. Alex Burhans placed third to punch his card. He wrestled the best he has all season.