Posts with the tag: "wrestling"

Kids tourney draws 210 wrestlers

The 19th Annual Hills­boro Takedown Tourna­ment, sponsored by the Hillsboro Wrestling Club, drew 210 participants representing 24 youth wrestling clubs from across Kansas. The Hillsboro club had 25 wrestlers entered; one was unable to complete due to illness. “Overall, the tournament ran very smoothly,” said Scott O’Hare, HWC director. “I would consider it a huge success. The parents and ...

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King represents Hillsboro at state

Hillsboro’s lone qualifier at the Class 3-2-1— A state wrestling tournament in Hays did not last long. Senior Travis King, making his third consecutive appearance at state, was eliminated after his first two matches in the 145-pound weight class Friday. In the first round, King lost by fall to Kolby Droege­meier of Wabaunsee at the 1: 43 mark. In his first ...

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Travis King to represent Hillsboro in Hays

Travis King will be the lone wrestler representing Hillsboro when he returns to the Class 3-2-1— A state wrest­ling tournament in Hays this weekend for the third consecutive year. The senior earned one more state berth by placing fourth in the 145-pound weight class with a 3-2 record at the regional tournament hosted by Jayhawk-Linn Friday and Saturday. King opened ...

Five Marion wrestlers qualify for state competition

Five of Marion’s nine wrestlers participating in the Class 3-2-1— A regional tournament hosted by Jayhawk-Linn have qualified for state with top-four finishes. Two Warriors won their respective weight classes: Charlie Nordquist (25-8) at 182 pounds and Tyler Palic (32-6) at 195 pounds. Nordquist went 4-0, ...

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Five Marion wrestlers qualify for state

Five of Marion’s nine wrestlers participating in the Class 3-2-1— A regional tournament hosted by Jayhawk-Linn have qualified for state with top-four finishes. Two Warriors won their respective weight classes: Charlie Nordquist (25-8) at 182 pounds and Tyler Palic (32-6) at 195 pounds. Nordquist went ...

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Warrior wrestlers third at Chase County Invitational

The Marion wrestling team competed at the Chase County Invite Saturday, where the Warriors turned in two first-place performances to help propel the team to a third-place finish among 15 teams. Jarrett Johnson (33-6) went 3-0 to win the 132-pound weight class. After a ...

Johnston second at CKL tournament

Led by a second-place weight class finish by freshman Raymond Johnston, the Hillsboro wrestling team placed seventh in the nine-team Central Kansas League tournament—even with only five Trojans competing. Johnston, ...

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HHS battles illness at Cardinal Classic

Illness turned out to be one tough opponent for the Hillsboro wrestling team last week, but a depleted squad competed at the Hoisington Cardinal Classic on Friday after a two-team dual at Council Grove on Thursday. “What ...

HHS 14th at Eureka

The Hillsboro wrestling team competed at the highly competitive tournament at Eureka Saturday and finished in a 14th-place tie among 21 teams. “Eureka was another highly competitive tournament for us,” coach Scott O’Hare said. “Most every ...

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Bartel finishes second at Halstead

The Hillsboro wrestling team placed 11th among the 15 schools competing at the Halstead Invitational on Friday and Saturday. Douglass won the team title with 208 points. Marion followed with 162, then Min­neapolis 146. 5, Chase ...

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