Kretzer takes first in War of the Roses tourney

By Steve Sell
February 27, 2017

McPherson’s Mya Kretzer came away with a first-place finish Sunday in the annual War of the Roses Kansas Girls Open Wrestling Tournament at Alexander Arena.

Kretzer took first in the 117-pound high school division.

The tournament drew 107 wrestlers, some from as far away as Texas.

Other local placers:

• 2nd — Holli Giddings, 140 middle school; Jaycee Rausch, 145 middle school; Madison Skytte, 160 middle school; Shyanne Fernandez, 195 high school.

• 3rd — Jordyn Hancock, 95 elementary; Kaleigh Marbut, 120 high school; Taryn Norstrom, 150 high school.

• 4th — Bailey Boyett, 105 high school.

• 5th — Hannah Moore, 110 high school.