West Caldwell's Wright and Watson qualify for state meet

Feb. 6—Two West Caldwell wrestlers had successful outings during the recent N.C. High School Athletic Association women's wrestling regional at North Henderson High School.

West Caldwell senior Ria Wright won her second west regional championship at 107lbs.

Wright, who won a state title last season, will look to defend her crown during the state championship meet from Feb. 15 to Feb. 17 in Greensboro.

She was also named the tournament's Most Outstanding Wrestler.

Freshman Shya Watson came in third place in the 165lb weight class and, along with Wright, qualified for the state championship meet.