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Tahoma's Cruz Velasques takes second at state | Mat Classic

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Tahoma High's Cruz Velasquez lost the 126 pound championship match 3-1 to Timmy Martinez in the Mat Classic Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Tacoma Dome.
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Tahoma High's Cruz Velasquez lost a close 126 pound championship match 3-1 to Timmy Martinez in the Mat Classic Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Tacoma Dome.

Velasquez won a 5-3 overtime match in the semifinals over Jake Douglas from Lake Steven to get into the final round.

Velasquez took third last year and fourth in 2012.

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