Joseph Laborin The Agua Fria team

Joseph Laborin took an individual first place at the Big Red wrestling tournament. The Agua Fria team finished second.

Fourteen high schools and 196 wrestlers battled as Agua Fria High School hosted the eighth annual Big Red Tournament Dec. 13-14.

The schools: Agua Fria, Buckeye, Cactus, Dysart, Estrella Foothills, Higley, Lake Havasu, Lee Williams, Odyssey Prep, Parker, San Tan Foothills, Sierra Linda, Westview and Youngker.

Higley took the team championship, with Agua Fria second and Buckeye third.

Joseph Laborin took an individual first place.  

Ignacio Hernandez, Brady Salinas, Jesus Castro, Angel Martinez and Marcus Willis had third-place finishes. Jagger Guerena and Andy Tran finished fifth.

Agua Fria’s coaches are Jason Richmond (a Goodyear firefighter) and Ricky Higuera.