High school wrestling: Airline sweeps North DeSoto, Benton in tri-meet

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The Airline Vikings swept the Benton Tigers and North DeSoto Griffins in a high school wrestling tri-meet Thursday night at Airline.

Airline defeated North DeSoto 57-24 and Benton 61-14.

Airline’s winners against North DeSoto were Dakota Brace (106 pounds, fall), Peyton Bass (120, fall); Thomas Barringer (126, 7-1), Tucker Almond (132, fall), Joshua Partin (145, forfeit), Michael Wright III (152, forfeit), Darrell Evans (182, fall), Matt Salinas (195, fall), Alex Davila (220, fall) and Courtney Turner (285, fall).

Airline’s winners against Benton were Brace (106, forfeit), Bass (120, technical fall 16-1), Barringer (126, 5-1), Almond (132, fall), Paul Zaulda (138, fall), Partin (145, fall), Kendrick Crawford Jr. (170, forfeit), Evans (182, technical fall 25-10), Salinas (195, fall), Davila (220, forfeit) and Turner (285, fall).

Benton’s winners against Airline were Garrett Peavy (113, forfeit), Zach Jenkins (152, 8-7) and Shane Edmonds (160, technical fall 17-1).

In the other match, Benton lost to North DeSoto 55-24.

Benton’s winners were Joseph Radcliffe (120, fall), Cordell Johnson (145, forfeit), Jenkins (152, forfeit) and Joshua Evans (195, fall).

— Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com