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Images: State Wrestling, Saturday, Feb. 22

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Johnny Jimeniz of Marmion Academy celebrates his fourth state championship after beating Jon Marmolejo of Glenbard North High School Saturday in the 126-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Kirk Johansen of Glenbard North High School competes against Carlos Fuentez of Glenbard East High School Saturday in the 106-pound weight class third place match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Andrew Marsden of Crystal Lake Central High School screams at the crowd after defeating Anthony Ferraro of Lombard Montini Catholic High School Saturday in the 195-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 2A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Andrew Marsden of Crystal Lake Central High School looks at Anthony Ferraro of Lombard Montini Catholic High School Saturday after pinning him in the first period in the 195-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 2A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Josh Wallick of Gibson City High School looks down and laughs after pinning Eduardo Gonzalez of Aurora Central Catholic High School Saturday in the 285-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 2A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Austin Gomez of Glenbard North High School competes against Rudy Yates of Brother Rice High School Saturday in the 113 -pound weight class third place match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Chris McDermand of Libertyville High School looks to his coaches between periods against Nick Allegretti of Lincolnway Central High School Saturday in the 285-pound weight class third place match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Jordan Reich of Vernon Hills High School competes against Brandon Critchfield of Jerseyville High School Saturday in the 120-pound weight class third place match of the wrestling IHSA Class 2A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Dylan Thurston of Wheaton North High School competes against Shayne Oster of Lockport High School Saturday in the 126-pound weight class third place match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Bobby Alexander of Conant High School, bottom, competes against Ameen Hamdan of Marist High School Saturday in the 132-pound weight class third place match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Bobby Alexander of Conant High School is declared the winner after beating Ameen Hamdan of Marist High School Saturday in the 132-pound weight class third place match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Jimmy Davis points to his teammates at Waubonsie Valley High School after beating Qarin Johnnic of Wheaton Warrenville South High School Saturday in the 138-pound weight class third place match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Trace Carello of Marmion High School is thrown by Matthew Rundell of Oak Park River Forest High School Saturday in the 152-pound weight class third place match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Kayne MacCallum of Libertyville High School competes against Bryce Gorman of Lincolnway Central High School Saturday in the 170-pound weight class third place match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Kayne MacCallum of Libertyville High School celebrates his win against Bryce Gorman of Lincolnway Central High School Saturday in the 170-pound weight class third place match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Alex Benoit of Marist High School celebrates his win against Nathan Traxler of Marmion Academy Saturday in the 182-pound weight class third place match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Nate Magiera of Wauconda High School holds down Edgar Ruano of Lombard Montini Catholic High School Saturday in the 220-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 2A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign. Magiera won the title.

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Tanner Farmer of Highland High School celebrates his win against Michael Johnshon of Lombard Montini Catholic High School Saturday in the 285-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 2A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Steve Polakowski of Libertyville High School competes against Kris Williams of South Holland High School Saturday in the 120-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Jared Cortez of Glenbard North High School competes against Joey Nelson of Lincoln-Way Central High School Saturday in the 132-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Jared Cortez of Glenbard North High School celebrates his win against Joey Nelson of Lincoln-Way Central High School Saturday in the 132-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Vincent Turk of Lombard Montini Catholic High School competes against Randle Taborn of Springfield High School Saturday in the 138-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 2A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Vincent Turk of Lombard Montini Catholic High School points up after winning against Randle Taborn of Springfield High School Saturday in the 138-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 2A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Chris Garcia of Lombard Montini Catholic High School competes against SirRomeo Howard of East St. Louis High School Saturday in the 145-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 2A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Chris Garcia of Lombard Montini Catholic High School falls to his knees after defeating SirRomeo Howard of East St. Louis High School Saturday in the 145-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 2A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Luke Fortuna of Lombard Montini Catholic High School competes against Randy Meneweather of Washington High School Saturday in the 152-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 2A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Emery Parker of Gurnee Warren Township High School struggles against Kamal Bey of Oak Park River Forest High School Saturday in the 160-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Emery Parker of Gurnee Warren Township High School watches as Kamal Bey of Oak Park River Forest High School does a back flip after winning Saturday in the 160-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Xavier Montalvo of Lombard Montini Catholic High School is declared the winner against Eric Schultz of Tinley Park High School Saturday in the 170-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 2A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Christian Brunner of Carpentersville Dundee-Crown High School competes against Colton Emmerich of Deerfield High School Saturday in the 182-pound weight class championship match of the wrestling IHSA Class 3A state tournament at State Farm Center in Champaign.

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Gallery updated: 2/22/2014 10:32 PM

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Images from state Boys Wrestling Individual finals at State Farm Center in Champaign on Saturday, Feb. 22.
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