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Prep roundup: Hawks finish in tie for second in regional

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ALDIE -- Skyline tied for second in the Region II wrestling tournament on Saturday. The Hawks finished with 144.5 points along with Loudoun County, just three points behind first-place Fauquier. Sherando placed fifth with 125 points.

Skyline had six wrestlers qualify for next week's Group AA state tournament in Salem, including 220-pound regional champ Justin Williams. Others that qualified for the state tournament were: Caleb VanDoren (126, fourth), Noah Goss (145, fourth), Josiah Huston (152, second), Dustin Santmyers (160, third) and Tyler Ritter (170, second).

Sherando was led by 120-pound champion Jacob Guthridge. The Warriors will send four other wrestlers to the state tournament: Kyle Vangel (138, second), Colton Simmons (132, third), Dan Mulaney (160 third) and Tyler Hamilton (195, fourth).

Warren County had four qualify for the state tournament: Tyler Barisciano (106, fourth), Terrace Thompson (113, third), Jeff Budwash (195, third) and Zach Poehler (220, third).

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