x
Breaking News
More () »

Denver's Leading Local News: Weather, Traffic, Sports and more | Denver, Colorado | 9NEWS.com

Mead, Roosevelt take control at 4A wrestling regional

The Mavericks and Roughriders are separated by just 0.5 points after Day 1.

LOVELAND, Colo. — Not even a full point separate Mead and Roosevelt from the team title after the first day of regional wrestling.

The Mavericks lead the team scores at the Class 4A Region 3 tournament, held at Loveland High School, with 105.5 points after Day 1 on Friday.

The Roughriders are extremely close behind with 105 -- setting up an exciting finish for Day 2 on Saturday. The hosts, Loveland, currently sit in third place with 84 points.

The first seven weight classes (106 pounds through 145) wrestled on Friday, while the second seven (152-285) will compete Saturday.

Friday's regional champions included: Calvin Mendez of Skyline (106); Kobi Johnson of Loveland (113); Jake Glade of Mead (120); Will Loecke of Roosevelt (126); Cody Thompson of Loveland (132); Ryan Vigil of Broomfield (138); and Clayton Robinson of Roosevelt (145).

>>Watch the extended video above and see the highlights on the 9NEWS Prep Rally on Sunday morning!

RELATED: Alina Antillon aiming for girls wrestling three-peat

RELATED: Lutheran girls hoops tops Peak to Peak in regular-season finale

SUGGESTED VIDEOS | Sports

> Top stories curated daily just for you! Sign up for the 9NEWSLETTER to get can’t-miss stories, Next and Broncos content, weather and more delivered right to your inbox.

MORE WAYS TO GET 9NEWS

Subscribe to our daily 9NEWSLETTER

Download the 9NEWS APP
iTunes: http://on9news.tv/itunes
Google Play: http://on9news.tv/1lWnC5n

HOW TO ADD THE 9NEWS APP TO YOUR STREAMING DEVICE

ROKU: add the channel from the ROKU store or by searching for KUSA.

For both Apple TV and Fire TV, search for "9news" to find the free app to add to your account. Another option for Fire TV is to have the app delivered directly to your Fire TV through Amazon.