The district wrestling meet was held over the weekend. Dumas took second place at the District 3-5A tournament scoring 287 points. Placing first was Randall with 291.5 points.
106 lbs. – Axel Hernandez, first
113 lbs. – Jesse Martinez, first
120 lbs. – Damien Melton, third
126 lbs. – Juan Romero, second
132 lbs. – Ah Lee Yart, first
138 lbs. – Gilbert Falcon, first
145 lbs. – Timothy Hernandez, third
152 lbs. – Omar Delgado, second
160 lbs. – Diego Falcon, fourth
170 lbs. – Charles Barnes, second
182 lbs. – Davin Gates, second
195 lbs. – Jaime Sanchez, fourth
220 lbs. – Austin Thornton, second
285 lbs. – Carlos Sanchez, first
Next up for the wrestlers is regional action in El Paso Friday and Saturday, Feb. 15 and 16. Dumas will send 13 to Regionals.
The Dumas JV wrestling squad finishes out the season with high marks. Information provided by head coach Clint Chamblin both teams had strong outings this year.
Results from the Bushland Brawl Saturday, Feb. 2, are as follows:
– Dumas JV No. 1 over Bushland 64-12
– Bushland over Dumas JV No. 2 48-33
– Dumas JV No. 1 over Canyon 63-15
– Canyon over Dumas JV No. 2 51-24
– Dumas JV No. 1 over Wolfforth Frenship 66-16
– Wolfforth Frenship over Dumas JV No. 2 57-18
Results from JV district tournament at Boys Ranch on Wednesday, Feb. 6, are as follows:
Team Champions – Dumas
Second place – Randall
113 pounds – Erik Garcia, third
120 pounds – Chris Hernandez, second
120 pounds – Marcus Montes, third
126 pounds – Michael Bargas, third
132 pounds – Damien Mendoza, first
138 pounds – Aaron Sierra, second
145 pounds – Eric Torres, first
145 pounds – Jose Chavira, third
145 pounds – James Bednorz, fourth
152 pounds – Cannon Speck, first
160 pounds – Josh Rhodes, first
170 pounds – Damion Murga, second
182 pounds – Creed Johnson, second
182 pounds – Osbaldo Gomez, third
195 pounds – Roberto Garcia, third
220 pounds – Karlo Sanchez, first
220 pounds – Manny Cedano, third
285 pounds – Josue DeSantiago, first
The Dumas JV No. 1 team finished the season with a dual record of 14-6. The No. 2 JV team finished the season with a dual record of 6-7.
The JV teams placed within the top 10 in varsity tournaments, according to Chamblin. The squad placed fourth at Eads and seventh at Lamar.
The JV No. 1 team had wins over Alamosa, Colo., JV; Highlands Ranch, Colo., varsity; Canyon, JV; Caprock, JV; Tascosa, JV; El Paso El Dorado, varsity; El Paso Eastlake, varsity; Caprock, varisty; Canyon, varsity; Randall, JV; Amarillo High, JV; Bushland, varsity; Canyon, varsity and Wolfforth Frenship, varsity.
The team lost to Rocky Ford, Colo., varsity; Roosevelt, Colo., varsity; Pueblo Centennial, Colo., varsity; Tascosa, varsity; Randall, varsity and Hereford, varsity.
Standouts for JV this season were – 120 pounds, freshman, Chris Hernandez; 120 pounds, freshman, Marcus Montes; 126 pounds, freshman, Michael Bargas; 145 pounds, freshman, Cannon Speck; 152 pounds, sophomore, Bryan Martinez; 220 pounds, sophomore, Karlo Sanchez and 285 pounds, sophomore, Josue DeSantiago.
"Each one of these guys were able to find their way into the varsity lineup off and on and had a strong finish to their season," Chamblin said. "They were able to compete at a high level on a consistent and regular basis. I'm extremely proud of how our JV performed this year and look forward to seeing these guys in action next year."