Carson Bell will be one of Polk County's 13 wrestlers looking for a 1A West Regional title

Thirteen Polk County wrestlers will begin competition Friday in the 1A West Regional at Robbinsville.

The 13 regional qualifiers matches the program record set in 1989-1990.

The first two rounds of competition will be held Friday beginning at 5 p.m. The tournament will continue Saturday with action starting at 8:30 a.m.

The top four wrestlers in each weight class will advance to next week’s 1A state tournament in Greensboro.

Polk County wrestlers set to compete Friday include:

106: Efrain Rivera, bye
113: Brody Wolfe vs. Chase Beasley, Andrews
120: Amon Villarreal vs. Josiah Roehm, Andrews
126: Aiden Billings vs. Ryan Kinter, Thomas Jefferson
132: Carter Wade vs. Benjamin Jordan, Avery
138: Shatter Johnson vs. Lleyton Hooper, Robbinsville
144: Carson Bell vs. Cooper Parlier, Alleghany
150: Jacob Ed vs. Kristofer Ellis, Bessemer City
157: Styler Blackwell vs. Jaidon Johnson, N.C. School of the Deaf
165: Zach McCraw vs. William Sheffield, Rosman
175: Zalen McCraw vs. Hayden Virtanen, Andrews
190: Luke Miller vs. Luka Zmich, Mountain Island Charter
215: Jadyn Virgil vs. Andy Enriquez, Rosman