KISSIMMEE, Fla. — McPherson High graduate Addie Lanning is a national champion.
Lanning on Saturday captured the National Collegiate Wrestling Association’s 136-pound division national championship while wrestling for Ottawa University.
She won her first match of the day with a fall over Brittany Hennessee from Tennessee. In her semifinal match, she won by a fall over KaMele Sanchez of Colorado State. Lanning then faced Veenah Francis of South Florida in the championship match, winning by a fall as she simply dominated the field.
Lanning is a sophomore at Ottawa.