Photo by ETV News Jamie Swank

Author: Julie Johansen

Carbon wrestlers competed in the Manti Holiday Classic over the weekend. It was a dual meet and the Dinos battled seven other schools in their pool. In the end, they finished third behind Union and Manti.

In the first three days, Carbon was victorious, beating Grand (60-19), Ben Lomond (51-27) and Manti (69-12). In the next two games. Carbon fell to another Manti team (54-30) and Union (69-12). The Dinos rallied in the fifth round and beat Providence Hall 62-11. They received a bye in the seventh round, earning the team third place.

Earning points for Team Carbon were Kaden Winterton (106) with a 6-2 finish, and Adrian Vasquez (120) and Parker Holt (138) went 5-3 entering the tournament. Isaac Robinson (150) finished 6-2 and Jonathon Jewkes (175) went 7-1. Carbon’s top scorer was Colin Fausett, who went unbeaten with eight wins.