February 12, 2016

Blazer JV wrestlers lose dual

The Blazer JV wrestlers dropped a hard-fought home dual to Emporia, Feb. 2. The team posted an 8-10 record in the dual. Individual results are as follows: Chandler Dowell (106) 0-1 Peyton Lott (120) 1-0 Tyler Norton (120) 1-0 Jacob Beard (120) 1-0 Bailey Prigel (120) 0-1 Keifer Price (126) 1-0 Jake Martin (132) 1-0 Continue Reading

Bronco matmen impressive at Blue Valley JV invitational

The Bronco JV wrestlers turned in an impressive effort at the 25-team Blue Valley Invitational on Feb. 4. At 106 pounds, Cody Slyter brought back a fourth-place finish while Josh Powers finished first in the 120-pound ‘B’ division. At 126 pounds, two Broncos competed in the championship match. Schuylar Duncan out-dualed teammate Brad Smith to Continue Reading

Stripling places 4th at kids state wrestling meet

Lincoln Stripling’s fourth place at 8-under, 88 pounds highlighted the Gardner Edgerton Wrestling Club effort at the Kansas kids state championships, March 26. Stripling won his first two matches before losing a 13-5 third-round decision. He won his fourth match by pin before losing his fifth match by pin. Equally impressive was Alex Stockton who Continue Reading

Mustang matmen wrap up season

Another successful season recently came to a close for Coach Brian Essex and his Wheatridge Middle School wrestling team. Crowned class champs in the Novice league division were Bryce Taylor, Trevon Jackson and Josue Aguirre. Earning second place in the Advanced league tournament division were Dustin Carstens, Andrew Sprague and Edrick Rouse. Third-place awards in Continue Reading

Jag wrestlers wrap up season

A league tournament at Spring Hill on Nov. 13 wrapped up the wrestling season for the Pioneer Ridge squads. Eighth-grader Seth Pesek led the way, posting a perfect 14-0 record, including a league championship. Other league champs were Jacob Beard, Payton Lott, Tyler Norton, Danny McClure and Jarod Weekley. Runner-up league awards went to Matt Continue Reading