Emery wraps up wrestling season with top five finish at State Tournament

The Emery Spartans completed the wrestling season with a fifth place team finish at the State Championship Tournament Friday and Saturday at Utah Valley University in Orem.

Represented by 15 total wrestlers, the Spartans ended fifth in overall team scores with 128 points. Juab was the overwhelming champion with 304, followed by Delta’s 224.5. Morgan and Union finished third and fourth in the field of 16 schools.

Gus Dalton logged the highest individual finish for Emery, going 3-1 on his way to a second place finish in the 152-pound weight class. Korby Christiansen and Newt Oveson both finished third in the 113 and 170-pound divisions.

Below are the complete individual records and placings for all competing Emery wrestlers. Stay tuned to Castle Country Radio for more on the 2017-18 Emery High School wrestling season.

Weight

Name

Record

Place

106

Dwayne Farley

3-3

5th

106

Jarin Allen

1-2

—-

113

Korby Christiansen

5-1

3rd

113

James Oveson

0-2

—-

120

Drake Mangum

2-3

6th

120

Dax Hall

1-2

—-

126

Chase Christiansen

1-2

—-

132

Zac World

1-2

—-

138

Bryar Meccariello

1-2

—-

145

Mckay Meccariello

3-2

5th

152

Gus Dalton

3-1

2nd

170

Newt Oveson

5-1

3rd

182

Braden Howard

0-2

—-

285

Drake Hoffman

3-3

6th

285

A.C. Reeve

1-2

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