Student-athletes representing Broad Run, Loudoun County, Stone Bridge and Tuscarora high schools won individual titles at the 2021 Virginia High School League State Wrestling Championships.

Broad Run's Simon Fossett (160 pounds) and Alex Birchmeier (285), Loudoun County's Bryson Rios (106) and Tuscarora's Bobby Philpot (113) won Class 4 state championships, while Charlie Lausten (126) of Stone Bridge took home a Class 5 state title.

Dulles District and Region 4C champion Loudoun County earned the best team finish among Loudoun schools, placing third in the Class 4 team standings. Region 5C champion Woodgrove finished seventh in the Class 5 standings.

Second-year Independence and first-year Lightridge both had wrestlers earn top six finishes at the state tournament for the first time in the brief history of their programs. Independence placed 11th in the Class 3 team standings.

The Class 4 and Class 5 state tournaments were contested Saturday at the Virginia Beach Sports Center, which also hosted the Class 6 state tournament on Sunday. The Class 3 state tournament was contested Sunday at the Salem Civic Center.

Here is a listing of Loudoun wrestlers who earned a podium finish at the VHSL State Championships.

CLASS 3 TOURNAMENT

126 pounds

5. Nicholas Marck (Lightridge)

138 pounds

3. Sam Johnson (Independence)

152 pounds

6. Sam Cooper (Independence)

CLASS 4 TOURNAMENT

106 pounds

1. Bryson Rios (Loudoun County)

113 pounds

1. Bobby Philpot (Tuscarora)

5. Zach Rios (Loudoun County)

120 pounds

5. Timmy Faber (Loudoun County)

126 pounds

2. Patrick Smith (Heritage)

132 pounds

2. Luke Roberts (Loudoun County)

138 pounds

3. Santiago Pena (Dominion)

145 pounds

2. Logan Jones (Dominion)

152 pounds

4. Matthew Roberts (Loudoun County)

160 pounds

1. Simon Fossett (Broad Run)

170 pounds

6. George Hasway (Dominion)

182 pounds

4. Jacob Jimenez (Dominion)

220 pounds

2. Caleb Graham (Loudoun County)

285 pounds

1. Alex Birchmeier (Broad Run)

CLASS 5 TOURNAMENT

106 pounds

4. Nic Dimond (Stone Bridge)

120 pounds

4. Andrew Woodley (Woodgrove)

126 pounds

1. Charlie Lausten (Stone Bridge)

132 pounds

3. Jake Beyer (Freedom)

138 pounds

5. John Angel (Potomac Falls)

6. Jackson Bissessar (Briar Woods)

145 pounds

6. Thomas Brooks (Stone Bridge)

152 pounds

5. Cameron Owens (Woodgrove)

160 pounds

5. Gabriel Thompson (Riverside)

6. Amiel Diaz (Stone Bridge)

170 pounds

3. Michael Harrigan (Riverside)

182 pounds

3. Joe Jovene (Woodgrove)

5. Ilias Cholakis (Rock Ridge)

195 pounds

4. Yousef Cherrat (Briar Woods)

6. Caspian Bell (Freedom)

220 pounds

4. Finn Gustavson (Woodgrove)

5. Wyatt Singer (Freedom)

285 pounds

3. Bryan Guzman (Freedom)

5. Matt McKim (Woodgrove)

CLASS 6 TOURNAMENT

126 pounds

3. Jordan Villareal (John Champe)

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