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Colorado Wrestling State Championship Quarterfinals

Wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center.

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Mesa Ridge's Procopio Valdez celebrates after winning his quarterfinal match against Niwot's Tommy Stager by a pin during the 113 pound 4A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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The Classical Academy's Andrew Register, right, attempts to take down University's Ben Gutierrez during the 145 pound quarterfinals of the 3A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Register won the match 5-2. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pine Creek's Juan Rodriguez gets taken down by Denver East's Maya Nelson during the 120 pound quarterfinals of the 5A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Rodriguez won the match 6-4. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Coronado's Jess Hankin sends Fort Collins' Dominic Alvarez to the mats during the 126 pound quarterfinals of the 5A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Hankin won the match 14-6. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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The Classical Academy's Andrew Register, right, attempts to pick up and take down University's Ben Gutierrez during the 145 pound quarterfinals of the 3A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Register won the match 5-2. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Sheridan cheerleaders root on their wrestlers during the 2A and 3A quarterfinals of the 3A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Discovery Canyon's Sam Turner, top, attempts to take down Mesa Ridge's Samuel Freeman during the 120 pound quarterfinals of the 4A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Turner pinned Freeman for the win. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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The Classical Academy wrestling coach Sean Collins, right, reacts as his wrestler, Zach Johns, pins Salida's Nate Lowe during the 160 pound quarterfinals of the 3A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Colorado Springs Christian School's Connor Craddock reacts as he is thrown to the mat by La Junta's Elias Altimarano during the 152 pound quarterfinals of the 3A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Craddock lost the match 12-5. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Horizon's Matthew Emerson reacts as he is pinned for the loss by Fountain-Fort Caron's Rashawn Benford during the 152 pound quarterfinals of the 5A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Coronado's Grady Pina reacts after being eliminated from the winners bracket by Gateway's Deyaun Trueblood in the 152 pound quarterfinals of the 5A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pine Creek's Issac Ortiz winces in pain as Mountain Vista's Dylan Formby pins his arm during the 170 pound quarterfinals of the 5A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Ortiz lost the match 12-4. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Spectators watch the 4A and 5A quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Air Academy's Justin Petrash celebrates his win against Rifle's Jose Prado in the 285 pound quarterfinals of the 4A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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STATE WRESTLING

Mesa Ridge's Procopio Valdez celebrates after winning his quarterfinal match against Niwot's Tommy Stager by a pin during the 113 pound 4A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

The Classical Academy's Andrew Register, right, attempts to take down University's Ben Gutierrez during the 145 pound quarterfinals of the 3A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Register won the match 5-2. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

Pine Creek's Juan Rodriguez gets taken down by Denver East's Maya Nelson during the 120 pound quarterfinals of the 5A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Rodriguez won the match 6-4. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

Coronado's Jess Hankin sends Fort Collins' Dominic Alvarez to the mats during the 126 pound quarterfinals of the 5A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Hankin won the match 14-6. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

The Classical Academy's Andrew Register, right, attempts to pick up and take down University's Ben Gutierrez during the 145 pound quarterfinals of the 3A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Register won the match 5-2. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

Sheridan cheerleaders root on their wrestlers during the 2A and 3A quarterfinals of the 3A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

Discovery Canyon's Sam Turner, top, attempts to take down Mesa Ridge's Samuel Freeman during the 120 pound quarterfinals of the 4A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Turner pinned Freeman for the win. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

The Classical Academy wrestling coach Sean Collins, right, reacts as his wrestler, Zach Johns, pins Salida's Nate Lowe during the 160 pound quarterfinals of the 3A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

Colorado Springs Christian School's Connor Craddock reacts as he is thrown to the mat by La Junta's Elias Altimarano during the 152 pound quarterfinals of the 3A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Craddock lost the match 12-5. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

Horizon's Matthew Emerson reacts as he is pinned for the loss by Fountain-Fort Caron's Rashawn Benford during the 152 pound quarterfinals of the 5A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

3A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

Coronado's Grady Pina reacts after being eliminated from the winners bracket by Gateway's Deyaun Trueblood in the 152 pound quarterfinals of the 5A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

Pine Creek's Issac Ortiz winces in pain as Mountain Vista's Dylan Formby pins his arm during the 170 pound quarterfinals of the 5A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Ortiz lost the match 12-4. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

Spectators watch the 4A and 5A quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

Air Academy's Justin Petrash celebrates his win against Rifle's Jose Prado in the 285 pound quarterfinals of the 4A Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

STATE WRESTLING

4A and 5A wrestlers from across Colorado compete in the quarterfinals of the Colorado Wrestling State Championships Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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