Print Cowboys wrestlers continue to dominate the mat
Written by Staci Gasser   
Thursday, 17 January 2013 00:00

The Cowboys wrestlers honored their 2013 seniors with two big tournament wins despite the absence of a number of varsity wrestlers due to illness and injury.

Camp Verde High School wrestling team members including freshman Matt Mejia, senior Joel Lobaugh and sophomore Ryan Allred, from left, each took first place in their respective weight classes during the teams Camp Verde 5-Way Meet Jan. 9. The Cowboys will head to Page on Jan. 8 for the 19th Annual Sand Devil Classic Tournament featuring 32 teams from Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada and Arizona. The Camp Verde High School wrestlers held their Senior Night before the last dual meet at the Camp Verde 5-Way Meet on Wednesday, Jan. 9, one in which they dominated despite being without three of their strongest wrestlers.

The Cowboys went 4-0 in the dual meet, beating Greyhills Academy 81-0, Joseph City 74-4, Shonto Prep 78-6 and Wickenburg, a sectional opponent, 63-15.

For the full story, please see the Wednesday, Jan. 16, issue of the Camp Verde Journal.