Darrell Moody
dmoody@nevadaappeal.com

Back to: News
February 9, 2013
Follow News

Sharp, Rivera medal at state

RENO - Kyle Sharp came to the 2013 NIAA State Wrestling Championships hoping to improve on his 2012 fourth-place effort.

Mission accomplished.

Sharp came back from being pinned in the championship semifinals to beat John Vigil and Robert Gigallon, both of Arbor View, to finish third in the 120-pound weight class Saturday afternoon at the Reno Livestock Events Center.

Sharp was joined on the medal stand by sophomore Brady Rivera, who took fourth at 182 pounds.

"I accomplished what I came to do," Sharp said. "I definitely wrestled better today than I did the first day."

The news wasn't as …

Explore Related Articles

Trending in: News

The Nevada Appeal Updated Feb 10, 2013 01:42AM Published Feb 9, 2013 10:49PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.