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Martinez wins gold for Broncos

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DAVENPORT – Bronco wrestler Octavio Paredes Martinez brought home a gold medal Saturday from the Gorilla Invitational.

Wrestling at 113 pounds, he was the only individual champion for the Broncos, which finished third as a team.

Northwest Christian (Colbert) won the team award with 137 points, followed by Kittitas with 127 and Lind-Ritzville/Sprague with 110.

Rounding out the Top five were Davenport with 97 points and Selkirk with 94.

In individual results, Martinez opened the tournament by pinning Landyn Murphy of Davenport in 1:54.

In the semifinals, he won by technical fall, 17-2 in 5:31, o...


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