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STATE CHAMPION: Sidney's Derek Robb wins state title at 138 pounds

Freshman completes perfect 45-0 season


OMAHA – Sidney High School freshman Derek Robb won the Class B state title at 138 pounds on Saturday afternoon at the Nebraska State Wrestling Championships in CenturyLink Center in Omaha.

Robb, who finishes his first prep season with a perfect 45-0 record, decisioned Andrew Null of Plattsmouth, 8-5, in the finals.

Robb is the first state champion from Sidney since Nolan Jenkins won a title at 125 pounds in 1999.

Check back later for more details on Robb's championship match, and pick up Monday's edition of The Sidney Sun-Telegraph for complete coverage of Robb's run to a state championship and a recap of the other Red Raider state qualifiers – Kaden Vowers, Colton Peckham and Michael Muggli.


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There will be a police escorted welcome back parade starting at Perkins at 2:00 pm Sunday. Come support the team by joining us with horns blasting!!


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