Carr sixth at tri-state tourney


COEUR d' ALENE, Idaho - Senior heavyweight Jared Carr was the only wrestler to place for Oregon City at the 58-team Tri-State Wrestling Tournament, held here Dec. 14-15.

Carr placed sixth, winning two matches and losing two.

Oregon City sophomore Jordan Brewer (125) advanced as far as the semifinals in his 32-man bracket before he was eliminated.

Oregon City junior Jake Morris, a defending state champion in Oregon, competed in one of the tougher brackets and was eliminated with losses in two of his three matches. His bracket included four state champions.

Flathead High School of Kalispell, Montana, won the tournament, which featured a number of top teams from Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Montana.

Oregon City placed 30th, finishing behind Oregon teams from Hermiston and La Grande, but ahead of Pendleton.