CHS wrestling team suffers loss to Abilene in league dual
ABILENE — The Concordia High School wrestling team lost 56-18 to Abilene in a North Central Kansas League dual here Thursday night.
Concordia suffered losses in the first seven matches of the dual.
Taylon Whitley was pinned by Logan McDowell in the 106-pound class.
Cole Larsen lost a 12-2 major decision to Hunter Kiser in the 113-pound class.
Matt Whitley, 120 pounds, was pinned by Zane Baugh.
Cameron Miller was beaten 3-1 by Caysen Smith in the 126-pound class.
Gage Canfield, 132 pounds, suffered a 2-0 loss to Dauson Whiteley.
Concordia gave up a forfeit to Blake Anguiano in the 138-pound class.
Blaze Payeur, 145 pounds, was pinned by Seth Strauss.
James McCabe picked up the Panthers' first win by pinning Kevin Wilson in the 152-pound class.
Logan Higbee, 160, lost by fall to Kiel Beals.
Abilene's Trey Bender won by forfeit in the 170-pound class.
Izaiah Grogan was pinned by Jaron Christiensen in the 182-pound class.
Concordia was open at 195.
The Panthers picked up wins in the final two matches.
Kyle Marks, 220 pounds, pinned Logan Riekeman.
Zak Romo, 285 pounds, won by forfeit.
Concordia will compete in the Beloit Invitational today and Saturday.
Bolting to a big lead, the Cloud County Thunderbirds cruised to a 91-52 win over Hesston College Tuesday night in Bryant Gymnasium. Cloud County scored the first 16 points of the game, and held Hesston scoreless for better than six minutes on its way to a fourth consecutive victory.... [More]
It took the Cloud County Thunderbirds more work than expected to get through their final tuneup prior to the start of Jayhawk Conference play. Cloud County needed a barrage of three-point baskets during a seven minute stretch in the second half to rally past a pesky... [More]
District Court Traffic All Subtypes, Nov. 18-24 The following people received fine for Speeding: Christopher O. Bowles, Tabitha B. Dunham, Joseph C. Ebert, Everardo Escamilla-Valdivia, Wilbur N. Gregory, Susan J. Lassiter, Angelina L. Lintecum, Gust H. Nelson, Michael Dean Pounds,... [More]
Police Dept. Report Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 1:35 p.m., Nov. 20, in the parking lot in the 1500 block of Lincoln St. involving vehicles driven by Ronalda L. Copple, Concordia, and Blake M. Woodyard, Blue Rapids. Officers investigated a two... [More]
District Court CRIMINAL Everardo Escamilla-Valdivia appeared Nov. 23 and was found guilty of speeding, 80/70 and no driver's license on person. For the speeding charge, he was ordered to pay a fine of $45 and costs of the action, $108. For the no driver's license charge, he was... [More]
Dear Editor, On November 30, 2015, the Board of Trustees (BOT) at Cloud County Community College (CCCC) presumably will decide whether (1) to deactivate the men's soccer program and initiate men's wrestling at CCCC or (2) to let the athletic program remain as it is... [More]
Our daily bread . . . Another Thanksgiving gives us all a chance to think about the many blessings which have been ours in the past eventful years. This pre-Thanksgiving was special for two families as we came together for the wedding of Ronda and Bill. Her... [More]