Local Wrestlers heading to the state tournament

Morenci and and Safford locked up last year. (Photo by Lee Patterson)

The regular season for wrestling ended last week and the regional tournaments took place all over Arizona over the weekend.

The two tournaments that included local wrestlers are the Division 4 Section 2 tournament that included Pima, Thatcher, and Morenci. The Safford Bulldogs competed in the Division 3 Section 1 tournament.

Every local team had wrestlers qualify for State. Below is a list of each school’s state qualifiers and their season record.


Angelina Berume (6-2)

Damian Hoopes (38-12)

Mason Palmer (47-8)

Hunter Chamberlain (42-14)

Gaige Cluff (19-22)

Trevor Pruszynski (25-7)


Landon Bryce (47-9)

Joseph Howard (24-23)

Jesse Green (40-19)

James Green (32-12)

Brik Skousen (49-7)

Brayden Oliver (49-7)

Jesse Chidester (37-9)


Arianna Sarett (5-1)

Soloman Lucero (13-7)

Martin Smith (14-8)

Marcus Morales (13-1)

Conrad Aguallo (13-3)

Calvin Dunning (30-3)

Shawn Hudman (34-11)

Cody Torres (27-5)

Jarret Saiz (24-13)

Andrew Castillo (19-10)

Steven Roybal (24-7)

Trez Rodriquez (28-14)

Omar Ortega (30-6)


Zion Granados (32-14)

Ray Granados (27-20)

Karson Zimmerman (31-4)

Shane Patton (29-13)

Fernando Gonzales (36-8)

Briggs Baldwin (44-5)

Robert White (51-0)

Brannon Jurado (4-1)

The State Tournament will take place February 14th and 15th in Prescott Valley at the Findlay Toyota Center. Click Here for the complete boys wrestling bracket and Here for the girls bracket.