Rausch, Kretzer win state titles

By Steve Sell
March 20, 2017

McPherson’s Jaycee Rausch and Mya Kretzer came away with state championships on Sunday at Central Christian College’s Alexander Arena when the USAW-KS Girls State Tournament was contested.

The meet drew its largest turnout ever with 142.

Rausch won the 14-and-under, 145-pound class, while Kretzer was the High School 122-pound winner.

Other McPherson placers:

• 2nd — Jordan Hancock, 10-and-under, 95; Holli Giddings, 14-and-under, 140; Bailey Boyett, High School, 107.

• 3rd — Taryn Norstrom, 14-and-under, 146; Madison Skytte, 14-and-under, 163; Taryn Norstrom, High School, 146 (competed in two divisions).

• 4th — Shyanne Fernandez, High School, 195.