CLEARFIELD -- A magical season continued for the Clearfield Falcons as they claimed the Region 6 championship trophy with a hard-fought victory on Thursday night in front of their home fans.
The Falcons tallied 368 points to top Highland, which had 316. Bountiful edged Cyprus for third, followed by Woods Cross and East.
Two Falcon seniors -- Christian Kodele and Colton Thiel -- squared off for the title at 113 pounds, with Kodele pulling off the 8-0 decision.
Clearfield celebrated championships from Logan Swallow at 106, Zeth Porter at 126 and Dakota Wickel at 220.
The Falcons added runner-up efforts from Ben Bolingbroke at 138, Adonass Kingsley at 152, Ben Crosby at 160, Haden Phillips at 182m
Other champions included Donze Palmer-Randolph of Cyprus at 120, Bountiful's Justin Horsley at 132, Bountiful's Joey Barnett at 138, Bountiful's Josh Barnett at 145, Highland's Sydney Lauti at 160, Highland's Ephraim Schulte at 170, Cyprus' Taylor Fallentine at 182, Bountiful's AJ Tovey at 195, and East's PJ Nu'usa at 285.
Woods Cross David Halls finished second at 126, while teammate Sam Cottam was second at 195.
The Falcons now turn their attention to next week's state 4-A finals at UVU.
* REGION 1 SHINES: As predicted, the Region 1 wrestlers qualified a bevy of competitors into next week's state 5-A championships with an impressive effort.
In the A bracket qualifier, Pleasant Grove outpointed Syracuse 497.5 to 399.5 for the title, with Weber (319) third and Davis (172) fifth. The Vikings and Titans will likely be the top two in the state finals, although Layton, with won the A bracket qualfier, will have something to say about it.
In A bracket action at Alta High, Top of Utah champions included Syracuse Zane Rich at 138 pounds, Syracuse's Teague Vigil at 152, Weber's Hunter Riggs at 160, Weber's Zach Huntsman at 170, and Weber's Devon Childress at 182.
Seconds Syracuse Brock George at 106, Syracuse's Seth Rich at 120, Syracuse's Jake Garver at 132, the Titans' Dillon Spencer at 145, Davis' Wyatt Koelling at 160, Northridge's Kristofer Warden at 195
In the B bracket action at Jordan High, Layton scored 420 points, followed by Fremont (338.5) and Viewmont (321.5).
Individual champions from the Top of Utah included Viewmont's Taylor Porath at 106 pounds, Fremont's Jaydon Rogers at 120, Viewmont's David Kim at 126, Fremont's A.J. Arteaga at 132, Layton' Ken Astle at 145, Viewmont's Tanner Law at 152, Layton's Colton Marshal at 160, and Fremont's Tate Calvert at 195.
Runner-up finishes were turned in by Layton's Braxton Ocana at 106, Fremont's Dallin Denton at 113, Layton's Andrew Astle at 120, Layton's Cade Wilson at 132, Fremont's Will Charlesworth at 145, Layton's Landon Brown at 182, Viewmont's Jake Bednar at 195, Fremont's Jake VanValkenburg at 220, and Fremont's Zach Waddoups at 285.
The top eight wrestlers in each bracket advanced to the 5-A championships, set for Utah Valley University's UCCU Center on Feb. 13-14.
* 3-A DIVISIONAL: The top wrestlers in Region 11 will battle for a spot in the state finals brackets at the North Divisional qualifier on Friday and Saturday at Delta High School.