19 Saline County Wrestlers Open State Tournament
- Fri 06:38 AM 02/22/2013
The 2013 Kansas State High School Activities Association State Wrestling Tournaments will open on Friday, with a delayed start at noon due to this week’s winter storm. We’ll follow 19 Saline County wrestlers plus other area wrestlers in action. We’ll have on-air updates twice per hour beginning at noon on SportsRadio 1150 KSAL and AM 1560 KABI. We will continually update results on ksal.com. Mike Hammett will provide as many updates as he can from his Twitter account, @mchammett.
Sacred Heart (3-2-1A)
Junior Nick Wuthnow continues his pursuit of a perfect season this weekend. Wuthnow will wrestle at 170 pounds, and comes in with a 36-0 record. Wuthnow opens with Colton Wise of Plainville. Wise is 30-12 and is in his senior season.
Salina Central (5A)
Freshman De’Khyale McFarland is 21-13, and meets Mill Valley junior Kali Gracy, 6-6, at 113 pounds.
Sophomore Dayton Will is 30-11 at 138 pounds, and will face Bryson Nuckles, a 22-13 freshman from Arkansas City.
Regional champion and freshman Dalton Peters puts his 30-6 mark on the line against Kansas City Turner’s Vincent John, a 17-17 sophomore.
Regional champion Kade True will open his senior tournament with a 31-3 record. True will face Isiah Smith, a 14-4 senior from Kansas City Washington.
Senior Zak Will, 11-7, will meet Nathan Butler, a 40-0 senior from Leavenworth.
Salina South (5A)
At 106 pounds, junior Randall Bates brings an 18-18 record to state, and meets freshman Stephen Tujague, 34-7, from St. James Academy.
Regional champion and junior Tyler Irwin puts his 22-12 mark on the line against St. James freshman Tyler Hensley, 31-18, at 112 pounds.
Senior Josiah Endreshak is 18-13 and meets Jake Elbrader, a 24-7 junior from St. Thomas Aquinas.
At 170 pounds, senior Tyler McGaha is 16-9 and faces Kapaun Mt. Carmel junior Tom Hand, 35-14.
At 182 pounds, senior Tanner O’Donnell brings a 31-6 mark to state and meets Mill Valley senior Derrick Paxton, 24-17.
Senior Mike Shirk is 12-3 and will face Kansas City Harmon senior Daryl Williams, 20-2.
Sophomore Alex Parker brings a 21-15 record to state and will take on Shawnee Heights junior Tyson Toelkes, 26-2.
Southeast of Saline (3-2-1A)
Regional champion and junior Jim Weller will open at 120 pounds against Oskaloosa sophomore Mark Nickels, 16-14.
At 126 pounds, senior Zach Turner is 23-9 and meets Scott City senior Alex Kough, 26-4.
Senior Cory Knight is 16-8 and faces senior Cody Calhoon from Maur Hill, 29-3, at 132 pounds.
Junior Kreal Smith is 30-10 and will take on Cherryvale junior Reid Hugo, 31-12, at 152 pounds.
At 160 pounds, junior Keith Short, 31-8, meets Council Grove senior Zack Craige, 28-12.
106: Logan McDowell, SO, 32-6, vs. Blake Gordon, Kansas City Piper, SR, 31-13.
113: Zane Baugh, SO, 30-7, vs. Zac West, Santa Fe Trail, SO, 16-18.
120: Junior Morgan, SR, 33-2, vs. Ethan Bach, Kansas City Piper, SR, 25-16.
132: Seth Strauss, SO, 37-6, vs. Tyler Crabtree, Spring Hill, SR, 28-17.
152: Jacob Hagedorn, JR, 17-5, vs. Jake Gehring, Buhler, SR, 39-0.
106: Kody Kind, FR, 21-15, vs. Clayton Gum, Pleasant Ridge, SR, 32-7.
126: T.J. Ragnoni, FR, 24-10, vs. Alec Hager, Norton, JR, 27-7.
132: Austin Werner, SR, 25-17, vs. Andrew Beck, Centralia, JR, 38-4.
138: Kyler Mick, FR, 21-8, vs. Michael Dusin, Phillipsburg, JR, 37-3.
152: Jacob Stewart, SR, 26-16, vs. Brody Carroll, Marion, SR, 37-2.
285: Jason Zook, FR, 29-8, vs. Jacobb Burnett, El Dorado, SO, 17-9.
106: Ty Nienke, JR, 30-4, vs. Jonathan Fairbanks, Onaga, SO, 11-5.
138: Zach Martin, SO, 25-11, vs. Jared Tallent, Norton, SO, 30-13.
145: Mo Rojas, JR, 22-11, vs. Tagen Lambotte, Rossville, JR, 37-1.
132: Daniel Melcher, SR, 28-5, vs. Caleb Studley, Phillipsburg, SR, 35-8.
138: Trever Melcher, JR, 23-4, vs. Greg Tooley, St. Marys, SO, 38-2.
195: Kaleb Gillis, SR, 29-4, vs. Brice Mason, Leoti, JR, 24-15.
160: Justin Klein, SR, 27-13, vs. Braden Sherman, Fredonia, SR, 33-8.
170: Garrett Lott, SR, 23-13, vs. Rex Diederich, Oberlin, SO, 27-13.
182: Colby Berry, SR, 24-13, vs. Gavin Grater, Riley County, JR, 33-4.
195: Quentin Clark, SO, 21-11, vs. Tristan Speer, Doniphan West, SO, 28-6.
Smoky Valley (4A)
106: Caleb Sare, FR, 29-9, vs. Tucker Schreiner, Jefferson West, SO, 31-2.
160: Spencer Bird, JR, 36-4, vs. Jason Haydon, Wellington, SR, 20-5.
170: Trevor Whittaker, SR, 36-1, vs. Dallas Cox, Anderson County, SR, 36-1.
182: Weston Loder, SR, 27-6, vs. Mario Garcia, Baldwin, SO, 19-15.
195: Tyler Peterson, SR, 36-4, vs. Zack Carter, Basehor-Linwood, SO, 21-14.
St. John’s Military (3-2-1A)
106: Trenten Moser, JR, 11-5, vs. Chris Deters, Marysville, FR, 33-7.
285: Fritz Berger, JR, 26-12, vs. Jared Hoffman, Atchison County, SR, 28-12.