David Onquit gets the advantage in Wednesday's dual meet. Photo by Raquel Hendrickson

Maricopa High School varsity and junior varsity wrestling hosted Sierra Linda and North Canyon in a dual meet Wednesday and came out ahead.

Both Rams who faced two opponents had a split night. In the 160-pound class, senior David Onquit led his North Canyon opponent until he was suddenly pinned with just 6 seconds left. He turned around to defeat his Sierra Linda opponent by decision.

Hunter Taylor also lost to North Canyon but took down his Sierra Linda opponent in the 182-pound class.

Also posting wins for Maricopa were Esteban Santillan by fall (120 pounds), Jonathan Childers by fall (126), Reed Colton by fall (132), Matthew Blodgett by decision (138), Patrick Garcia by major decision (145), Connor Paine by fall (152), Nicholas Mooney by fall (170) and Jaikub Cook by fall (220).

The Rams finished ahead of Sierra Linda 58-15 and North Canyon 60-18.


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