Heavyweight bout

Ada's Marwin Dickerson grapples with an opponent during the Class 4A Regional in Harrah this past weekend. Dickerson was one of four Ada High wrestlers to earn a trip to this weekend's state tournament.


Four Ada High School wrestlers — Marwin Dickerson, Royce Garvin, Levi Grimes and Colton Lancaster — have qualified for the Class 4A state tournament, which begins Friday at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City.

Dickerson, a junior, finished runner-up in the heavyweight division. Garvin, a senior, took third at 195 pounds and Grimes, a sophomore, was third as well at 179 pounds. Lancaster ended up fourth at 182 pounds.

The top four wrestlers from each weight division out of each regional advance to state.

Three other Cougar wrestlers — senior Danny Lamb at 220 pounds, senior Will Labove at 160 and sophomore Nestor Powell at 145 — each took sixth, coming within two spots of qualifying for state.


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