Foothill High’s wrestling team took a narrow lead after the first day of the Sunrise Region tournament Friday at Rancho.
The Falcons have 77.5 points, with three-time defending champ Green Valley second at 74. Las Vegas is third with 69.
Foothill advanced nine wrestlers to today’s semifinals. Green Valley, which has won two straight state titles, had 11 wrestlers move into the semifinals, although only 10 are eligible to score points.
In the Sunset Region tournament at Centennial, Cimarron-Memorial took the lead with 81 points, followed by Centennial (59) and Shadow Ridge (58.5).
In the Division I-A Southern Region tournament at Mojave, Pahrump Valley has a commanding lead with 120 points. Boulder City is second with 77.
All three tournaments continue at 10 a.m. today. The finals in all three are scheduled for 6:30 p.m.