Wrestlers advance to state meet

The boys wrestling team finished 10th as a team with 85 points at the Class 5A Region III tournament Saturday at the Berry Center.

John Quinonez (152), Ezra Hernandez (195) and Kenny Kelley (285) all qualified for the state tournament next weekend to lead the Vikings. Hernandez placed second in his weight division while Quinonez took third and Kelley earned a fifth-place finish.

Also placing for the Vikings over the weekend were Aaron Salinas (106) at sixth and Jackson Ross (182) and sixth.