Aucoin claims state wrestling title

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Pagosa Springs High School senior Wil Aucoin claimed a state title this evening at the state high school wrestling championships at the Ball Arena in Denver.
Aucoin (31-3) defeated Chris Hinds (42-6) of the Classical Academy in the 3A finals at 195 pounds with a 4-3 decision.
En route to the finals, Aucoin logged two pins (in 59 seconds and in 24 seconds, respectively), and a 7-3 decision.
For more on Aucoin and the other Pirate competitors, see next Thursday’s issue of The SUN.