Two county wrestlers advance to regionals
Ensley and Montgomery to wrestle Feb. 12
February 3, 2022
COLBERT - Two Whitman County wrestlers qualified on Jan. 29 for the regional tournament.
Walker Montgomery, a Garfield-Palouse sophomore at 120 pounds, and Trentin Ensley, a Colfax senior at 182 pounds, placed in the District 7/9 tournament at Northwest Christian.
Tekoa-Rosalia freshman Cullen Billings was eliminated in the 145-pound class.
Montgomery finished fifth in his weight to advance.
He opened the tournament with a bye then was pinned by Republic-Curlew freshman Emaan Sandhu in 1:17. He then received three byes in the consolation round, before being pinned again, this time by Rearda...