The Warrenton wrestling team made the short trip across the river Feb. 1 and won the team title of the annual “Beach Brawl” tournament, hosted by Ilwaco High School.

Warrenton racked up 179 points to top the 16-team field, finishing 20 points ahead of second-place Ilwaco (159) with Rainier (134.5) third.

Other regional teams competing included Seaside (11th), Astoria (13th) and Knappa (16th).

Seaside scored 56 team points, mostly from four fourth place finishes.

Andrew Gastelum lost in the semifinals to Parker Greenawald of Warrenton, then scored a major decision (11-2) over Deryk Turner of Neah-Kah-Nie in a consolation match.

Everett Rollins won three matches in consolation to take fourth at 145; Lawson Talamantez did the same for fourth at 182; and Luke Nelson went 4-1 on the mat for fourth at 195.

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