WHS Junior Kanden Young lost to Stribling of Paola (Fall 3:21) and is out. Kanden went 1-2 @ State, his 2nd State Tournament is past 3 years. Congrats on a great season Kanden. (Next year - the BIG YEAR - it's goin' to happen!)
Day 1 of 2 is in the books at the 2019 4A REGIONAL WRESTLING TOURNAMENT at Pratt HS! The Crusaders had an excellent first day - 2 of our 6 participants have qualified for the STATE 4A TOURNAMENT next weekend in Salina and both will wrestle for the 4A REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP Saturday in Pratt! Congrats to Kanden Young and Kenny Fehrman! Cantrell, Redford, Heacock, and Johnston are still in the hunt - GO CRUSADERS - GOOD LUCK!!!
The WHS Wrestlers were in action Saturday at 2 different venues. We had "2" Lady Crusaders at the State Girls Wrestling Tournament in McPherson, Mackenzie Heacock and Alexis Patee. Heacock finished at 2-2 on the day, finishing 4th and Patee went 1-4, finishing 5th. There were 79 teams and 220 girls this year at the State Tournament. Up 107 girls from last year. KSHSAA will vote sometime in April, as to whether the Girls State Tournament should be "sanctioned".
The Varsity Crusaders were in action this weekend at the Rose Hill Wrestling Invitational. 24 teams represented, Wellington's Kenny Fehrman (220 lbs) finished 3rd and Kanden Young (182 lbs) finished 6th. Congrats to both on their medal finishes!!
Brennan Cantrell and Quinton Redford also saw mat action. Individual and team results follow.
Brennan Cantrell (7-8) place is unknown and scored 0.0 team points.