Puyallup: Sports

Busy upcoming tournament weekend for local wrestlers

Many local wrestlers and their teams will head to tournaments this weekend in the attempt to challenge themselves as they make their mad dashes toward the Tacoma Dome and the Mat Classic.

Rogers High’s Wilson brothers in the Rose City

Rogers coach David Johnston wanted to give his top two wrestlers a challenge in the early season. Both Troy and Tre Wilson will likely find that at the Rose City Championship at Westview High in Portland. Sumner High wrestling is also listed to participate in the tournament. Tournament starts at 9 a.m. Saturday (Dec. 11).

A Viking Classic

Puyallup High will be hosting its annual Wilfong Classic at the school on Saturday as the Vikings attempt to defend their home turf from Emerald Ridge, Orting High and a host of other strong wrestling programs. Tournament action starts at 9 a.m.

Panthers at the swamp

Bonney Lake High will head out to the Decatur Wrestling Tournament on Saturday as the Panthers attempt to reign supreme at former 3A SPSL rival Golden Gators’ home gym. Start times were still being finalized as of Monday morning.