Tiny wrestlers compete at Jason Crawford

Mabton’s Anthony Pineda (purple) and Selkirk’s Trinity Kulczyk trying to take each other down in an age 5/6 bout in the 37.4-40-pound weight class.

Photo by Roger Harnack
Mabton’s Anthony Pineda (purple) and Selkirk’s Trinity Kulczyk trying to take each other down in an age 5/6 bout in the 37.4-40-pound weight class.



— Young wrestlers from across Eastern Washington and North Idaho competed on 16 mats Saturday in the Spokane Convention Center during the annual Jason Crawford Memorial Tournament.

The event set a world record for hosting 1,601 competitors under a single roof in a single day.

Wrestlers ages 5-14 from Benton City, Prosser, Mabton, Grandview, Sunnyside, Granger, Zillah, Toppenish and Wapato were on the mats for the day-long event.

Here are some photos of the youngest local competitors.



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