ConKids wrestle in district tournament

MCPHERSON — The Concordia Kids Wrestling Club had 14 wrestlers place in the top four at the Kids Wrestling District Tournament on Saturday.
Those placing in the top four qualify for the state tournament March 29-30 in Topeka.
Wyatt Trost, 95 pounds, 10-and-under; Rope Dorman, 120 pounds, 12-and-under; and Brent Beaumont, 165 pounds, 14-and-under, placed first in the district tournament.
Placing second include:
Koby Koch, 52 pounds, 8-and-under; Blake Leiszler, 80 pounds, 12-and-under; Zachary Strait, 88 pounds, 12-and-under; and Skyler Hittle, 220 pounds, high school.
Keyan Miller, 76 pounds, 8-and-under; Ian Ketterman, 95 pounds,8-and-under; and Hunter Schroeder, 82 pounds, 10-and-under, placed third.
Placing fourth include:
Carter Eakins, 46 pounds, 8-and-under; Braxtin Mason, 64 pounds, 8-and-under; Eyann Zimmerman, 150 pounds, 10-and-under; and Tryston Jochems, 115 pounds, 12-and-under.
The Concordia club also had Kale Schroeder, 40 pounds, 8-and-under; Jared Knapp, 155 pounds, 14-and-under; and Matthew Whitley, 132 pounds, high school, place fifth.
Brentin Edwards, 113 pounds, high school, finished sixth.

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