Wrestling moves

Rock Springs sophomore Tim Henry holds down his opponent at the Thoman Soda Ash Memorial Wrestling Tournament in Green River on Friday, Jan. 3.

ROCK SPRINGS – The Rock Springs High School wrestling team lost to the hosting Riverton Wolverines on Tuesday, Jan. 14, by a final score of 42-30.

The Tigers picked up five wins during the duel – four them by fall.

In the 113-pound weight class, Rylie Nelson defeated Riverton’s Brad Conelly by fall in 2 minutes, 39 seconds.

Tim Henry won by forfeit in the 126-pound weight class.

Danial Suazo took down Riverton’s Garrett Popkes by fall in 3:38 minutes in the 145-pound weight class.

Tallon Sellers defeated Riverton’s Parker DeVries by fall in 2:32 minutes in the 170-pound weight class.

In the 182-pound weight class, Lance Kettering took down Riverton’s Wes Briggs by fall in 2:23 minutes.


106, Jon Hernendez (Riverton) over Unknown, forfeit

113, Rylie Nelson (Rock Springs) over Brad Conelly (Riverton), by fall, 2:39

120, AnnaBeth Bornhoft (Riverton) over Santino Rivas (Rock Springs), by decision, 3-0

126, Tim Henry (Rock Springs) over Unknown, forfeit

132, Dalton Leach (Riverton) over Hayden Romero (Rock Springs), by fall, 3:51

138, Rhett Stover (Riverton) over RJ Davidson (Rock Springs), sudden victory, 5-3

145, Danial Suazo (Rock Springs) over Garrett Popkes (Riverton), by fall, 3:38

152, Ridge Briggs (Riverton) over Colton Davidson (Rock Springs), by fall, 4:40

160, Tray Hyatt (Riverton) over Wyatt Fletcher (Rock Springs), by fall, 3:28

170, Tallon Sellers (Rock Springs) over Parker DeVries (Riverton), by fall, 2:32

182, Lance Kettering (Rock Springs) over Wes Briggs (Riverton), by fall, 2:23

195, Double forfeit

220, Kaden Gantenbein (Riverton) over Brandon Mortensen (Rock Springs), by fall, 3:45

285, Ricky Hoffman (Riverton) over Unknown, forfeit

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