Maple Ridge wrestlers shine at Kamloops tournament
Maple Ridge Secondary School eighth-grader Brody Koopmans continued his winning ways this past weekend at the B.C. Age Class Wrestling Tournament in Kamloops. Koopmans won all three of his matches en route to a gold medal win.
Team mate Cameron Hicks also went undefeated at the tournament, winning gold.
Other Grade 8 wrestlers Hayden Tupper and Marko Kolobara each took home silver medals as the Maple Ridge Ramblers wrestling club took second place overall in the 25-team tournament.
Other Ridge wrestlers with strong performances last weekend include Payten Smith, who took gold, Brodie McKenzie, with bronze, and Colton Koopmans, who finished fifth.