Niwot honors seniors at final home meet
February 12, 2020
On Feb. 6, six seniors took the mat for Niwot one last time, as the Cougars hosted Broomfield and Mountain View in the season's final home event before the Class 4A Region 3 qualifying tournament.
It was a good night for the seniors who were able to find a contested match against either of their two opponents. Senior Max Pechersewski went 2-0 on the night in the 113-pound class, his win coming by fall over Alex Church of Broomfield (3:14) in his only contested match of the night. Senior Keith Hemmenway (160) also had a win in a contested match, in a tie-breaker over Isaac Muller of Mountain View. Bryan Martinez was the only other senior with a contested match, which he also won when he pinned CJ Bever of Mountain View. (3:54). NHS seniors Daniel Torres, Luis Sosa and Jovani Lopez did not have contested matches.
Niiwot heads to Windsor for the regional meet on Feb. 14-15. Wrestlers who finish in the top four of their brackets will earn a bid to the Class 4A state championships on Feb. 20-22.