Topper Wrestling Team Wins Fifth In SF Meet

Ty Nieto who wrestles in the 170-weight class, pinned his opponent from Hobbs in the second round of the Al Salazar Invitational meet Saturday in Perey-Shelley gymnasium on the campus of the St. Mikes Horseman in Santa Fe. The Los Alamos Wrestling Team was among 14 teams participating in the meet and won a 5th place team finish. Photo by John McHale/

Damian Gonzales wins by a pin over Cleveland opponent and had a 2nd place finish in the 126-weight class. Photo by John McHale/ 

Dylan Irish pins his opponent from Taos and finished with a 2nd place for his weight class of 182. Photo by John McHale/

Devan Mayfield shows good effort but his opponent from Hobbs won the match in the 132-class. Photo by John McHale/

Lewis Harvey wins in the first round 182-class over his opponent from Hobbs. Photo by John McHale/

Jerry Hartzol wrestles against a tough opponent from Cleveland and did not win the match in the first round. Photo by John McHale/

Mateo Martinez and his opponent from Tucumcari wrestle in the 195-class and Martinez won by a pin. Photo by John McHale/

Dimitri Bollock dominated his match with his opponent from Tucumcari until he paused to adjust his headgear and his opponent grabbed him and threw him to the mat for the pin in the 220-class. Photo by John McHale/