Youth wrestlers place at meets

By Steve Sell
February 03, 2014

The MAC Wrestling Club competed this past weekend in tournaments at Salina and Garden Plain.

The Salina meet featured more than 1,400 wrestlers from several states, while the Garden Plain event featured several different classifications.


At Salina

4th — Treyton Pelnar, 8-and-under, 52; Tucker Pelnar, 8-and-under, 58.

5th — Lane Thompson, 10-and-under, 190

6th — Jaytin Gumm, 8-and-under, 70.

Also competing were Landon Thompson, Collin Pearson, Neill Raymond and Luke Thompson.

At Garden Plain

1st — Logan Peterson, 6-and-under, 46; Jase Fitzmorris, 6-and-under, 61; Carter Allen, 6-and-under, 64; Tyson Gottwald, 12-and-under, 96; Kourtney Craig, 12-and-under, 130; Mya Kretzer, Middle School 90 girls.

2nd — Koty Lackey, 6-and-under, 46.

3rd — Hudson Krehbiel, 6-and-under, 46; Nathan Stecklein, 8-and-under, 67; Lorenzo Cruzen, 10-and-under, 64; Seth Morgan, 12-and-under, 84; Kaleigh Marbut, Middle School 105-110 girls.

4th — Asher Allen, 6-and-under, 43.

Next weekend the wrestlers will be competing in the Haysville “King of the Ring” Tournament at Campus High School. 

Mac will be hosting the War of the Roses Kansas State Girls Wrestling Championships Feb. 23 at the Central Christian College. This tournament usually draws 100 girls from around the state. Anyone interested in helping in any way, please contact Lance or Lennie Engel. Wrestling will start at 10 a.m.