DN wrestlers headed to NCS

Written by Triplicate Staff February 22, 2013 05:41 pm

Six members of the Del Norte High wrestling team will be competing at the California Interscholastic Federation Boys Wrestling championships, held Friday and Saturday in Newark.

Skiler Haddad (126 pounds), Robert Boulby (145), Hawk Mattz (152), Eric Turner (160), David Plechaty (195) and Cristian Puente (heavyweight) — all juniors — will represent Del Norte at sectionals. Boulby and Mattz won Humboldt-Del Norte League championships at their respective weight classes on Feb. 16.

Warriors sophomore Nicole Mattz will be competing in the CIF Girls Wrestling State Individual Championships, held Friday and Saturday in Lemoore. Mattz, who will compete at 106 pounds, finished third at the NCS Girls Wrestling Championships on Feb. 9.