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Deer Park upsets Hermiston in Best of West final

PASCO -- The Hermiston Bulldogs fell one point shy of defending their Best of the West dual bracket title Tuesday, falling to Deer Park in the championship match Tuesday at Pasco High.

Deer Park picked up pins from Jake Konzal (112 pounds), Cole Harris (119), Joe Hilpert (140) and Shawn Burton (285) in the championship match.

The first day of the tournament was a 32-team bracket featuring duals for each round. Today's action will be a standard individual tournament, starting at 9 a.m.

Hermiston received pins from Isaac Aguilar (103 pounds), Tyler Berger (125), Joey Delgado (135), Fabian Scotto (145), Abraham Rodriguez (152) and Curtis Berger (189) in the championship match.

Hermiston defeated Columbia-Burbank (69-9), Mountain View (58-20), Nampa, Idaho (36-35) and Centralia (44-26) to reach the finals.

Centralia defeated La Grande, Ore., 42-23 to win the third-place match.

Chiawana advanced to the quarterfinals, defeating Henry Foss and Battle Ground, before falling 45-28 to Deer Park.

Host Pasco fell 36-28 to Centralia in the first round.

Best of the West

Tuesday-Wednesday at Pasco High

Team results

Championship first round

Hermiston 69, Columbia-Burbank 9; Mountain View 48, Grandview 24; Southridge 34, Jackson 30; Nampa, Idaho, 49, Washougal 27; Crook County 45, Selah 28; Centralia 36, Pasco 28; Chelan 58, Clarkston 21; Prairie 50, Capital 24; Wenatchee 51, West Salem 28; Deer Park 39, Kiona-Benton 30; Chiawana 64, Henry Foss 9; Battle Ground 50, Skyview 24; Evergreen 40, Connell 32; La Grande 50, Riverside 18; Toppenish 42, Cascade 15; Priest River 48, Walla Walla 30.

Championship second round

Hermiston 58, Mountain View 20; Nampa, Idaho, 69, Southridge 12; Centralia 42, Crook County 29; Prairie 48, Chelan 24; Deer Park 46, Wenatchee 27; Chiawana 60, Battle Ground 9; La Grande 43, Evergreen 35; Priest River 44, Toppenish 30.

Championship quarterfinals

Hermiston 36, Nampa, Idaho, 35; Centralia 53, Prairie 18; Deer Park 45, Chiawana 28; La Grande 55, Priest River 15.

Championship semifinals

Hermiston 44, Centralia 26; Deer Park 45, LaGrande 28.

Third-place match

Centralia 42, La Grande 23

Championship finals

Deer Park 37, Hermiston 36

103--Isaac Aguilar, H, p Phoenix Collier, :16; 112--Jake Konzal, DP, p AJ Garcia, 3:30; 119--Cole Harris, DP, p Juan Delgado, 4:37; 125--Tyler Berger, H, p Jesse Mouna, 2:54; 130--Cody Dehn, DP, dec. Costa Rodriguez, 1-0; 135--Joey Delgado, H, p Joe Grable, 1:11; 140--Joe Hilpert, DP, p Skyler Clements, 1:28; 145--Fabian Scotto, H, p Seth Grable, 3:16; 152--Abraham Rodriguez, H, p Billy Rhoads, 4:29; 160--Dillon Miller, DP, dec.Bryce McMahon, 6-0; 171--Aaron Frank, DP, dec. Matt Kilsdonk, 10-7; 189--Curtis Berger, H, p Jared Swiger, :50; 215--C.J. Rodriguez, DP, dec. Damian Martinez, 8-6; 285--Shawn Burton, DP, p Kevin Dopps, 1:56.

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