SPORTS – “Bear River sends 24 wrestlers into the 4A state semi-finals”

BEAR RIVER HIGH – February 18, 2022


The first day of the 2022 4A state wrestling tournament is over, and Bear River High is still going strong leading into Saturday’s final matches. This year's state wrestling tournament is being held at the Sevier Valley Center in Richfield, Utah at Snow College.


On Friday, February 18, both the boys’ and girls’ wrestling teams from Bear River High have sent a combined 23 wrestlers into tomorrow’s semi-finals with one wrestler, senior Shanna Archuleta, already in the finals for the girls’ team. Several Bear River wrestlers are still competing in the consolation bracket for a spot on the podium.


Check back with BRVNEWS.com for more updates throughout the tournament.


4A STATE SEMI-FINALS (BOYS):

  • 106 – Daxston Bingham (Bear River) vs. Zach Halligan (Mountain Crest)

  • 113 – Max Miller (Bear River) vs. Carter Nelson (Mountain Crest)

  • 113 – Kayden Ward (Bear River) vs. Kaden Guymon (Snow Canyon)

  • 126 – Ty Hawkes (Bear River) vs. Luke Schroeder (Mountain Crest)

  • 144 – Zach Gunderson (Bear River) vs. Brendon Smith (Snow Canyon)

  • 150 – Dustin Douglas (Bear River) vs. Jace McBride (Mountain Crest)

  • 175 – River Smith (Bear River) vs. Phoenix Oliver (Snow Canyon)

  • 190 – Kaeson Burn (Bear River) vs. Eldon Milton (Crimson Cliffs)

After the first day of the boys' 4A state tournament, Mountain Crest leads with a team score of 156 points. Bear River is in second place with 135.5 points and Snow Canyon in third place with 133.


4A STATE SEMI-FINALS (GIRLS):

  • 100 – Sadie Hardy (Bear River) vs. Shelby Bevan (Mountain Crest)

  • 105 – Sky Thompsen (Bear River) vs. Audrey Rollins (Mountain Crest)

  • 110 – Kate Bunce (Bear River) vs. Brinley Cowley (Mountain Crest)

  • 115 – Samara Ward (Bear River) vs. Anja Hansen (Crimson Cliffs)

  • 115 – Bella Gunderson (Bear River) vs. Rylee Turnbow (Mountain Crest)

  • 120 – Sophie Miller (Bear River) vs. Emma Child (Mountain Crest)

  • 120 – Tassie Hatch (Bear River) vs. Piper Nix (Mountain Crest)

  • 125 – Avery Cazzell (Bear River) vs. Eastyn Nyman (Mountain Crest)

  • 130 – Hailey Branch (Bear River) vs. Kaydee Hopkins (Mountain Crest)

  • 135 – Emma Peterson (Bear River) vs. Ella Dekorver (Mountain Crest)

  • 140 – Josie Redman (Bear River) vs. Mckelle Jeppson (Pine View)

  • 145 – Rhees Hatch (Bear River) vs. Jenna McDougal (Mountain Crest)

  • 170 – Haylee Farnsworth (Bear River) vs. Brynlie Hansen (Mountain Crest)

  • 190 – Sydnee Nielsen (Bear River) vs. Katelyn Hardy (Mountain Crest)

  • 190 – Bretlee Potter (Bear River) vs. Brooke Keller (Mountain Crest)

  • 235 – Shanna Archuleta (Bear River) FINALS vs. TBD

After the first day of competition for the girls' tournament, Mountain Crest leads with 189 team points. Bear River is in second place with 134 and Ridgeline follows in third place with 57 points.