Montgomery wins gold for Garfield-Palouse
Casey brings home silver for Tekoa-Rosalia
January 13, 2022
COLBERT - Two Whitman County wrestlers brought home medals Saturday, Jan. 8, from the Crusader Classic at Northwest Christian School.
Walker Montgomery of Garfield-Palouse brought home gold at 126 pounds and Jesse Casey of Tekoa-Rosalia won silver at girls 135.
Montgomery claimed his title in easy fashion, pinning both of his opponents.
In his first match, he pinned Talan Hughes of East Valley (Spokane Valley) in 1:55.
And in his final bout, he pinned Nathan Finley of Mary Walker in 57 seconds.
Casey had a tougher route to medal.
In the opening round of the girls division, Casey pinned Tyl...