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Panthers' Ridgeway wins championship
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Great Bend’s Breanna Ridgeway puts a hold on Altamont’s Abbie Jones Friday. Ridgeway pinned Jones in a battle of state champs. - photo by Jim Misunas, Great Bend Tribune

DODGE CITY — No. 1 state-ranked Breanna Ridgway (17-0, 126) captured first place at the Dodge City Wrestling Tournament. Ridgeway earned five pins, inlcuding a championship victory over Emporia’s No. 4 ranked Madelynn Griffin (1:10).

Placing runner-up were Panthers Daizy Gomez (10-2, 120); Lexi Deines (9-4, 132) and Sierra Ferguson (11-7, 138). Dodge City’s Arianna De La Rosa pinned Gomez (5:43) for first place. No. 3 ranked Garden City’s Anjelina Serrano pinned Deines twice in 2:35 and 2:19 for the championship. Dodge City’s Dayanara Garcia pinned Ferguson (1:28) in the championship match.

Great Bend scored 133 points to finish fourth behind champion Dodge City (169).      


TEAM SCORES—1—Dodge City 169; 2—Garden City 157; 3—Pratt 140.5; 4—Great Bend 133; 5—Junction City 58; 6—Smith Center 14  


101— Karley Stukey, GB (2-12); Ochoa, DC def. Stukey, injury; Ortega, DC def. Stukey, 10-2; Herrman, Pratt def. Stukey, forfeit; 

Salazar, GC def. Stukey, injury

109—Caitlyn White, GB (1-11); Obregon, E pinned White, 3:38; Nichols, DC pinned White, 1:26; Geyer, Pratt pinned White, 1:04

120—Daizy Gomez, GB (10-2, 2nd); Gomez pinned Fox, Pratt, 1:03; Gomez pinned  Renteria-Rivera, E, 0:59; Gomez pinned Corado, GC, 1:47; 1st place—De La Rosa, DC pinned Gomez, 5:43

126—Breanna Ridgeway, GB (17-0, 1st); Ridgeway pinned Tanaka JC, 0:47; Ridgeway pinned Hernandez, GC, 1:25; Ridgeway pinned Woody, Pratt, 1:06; Ridgeway  pinned Duran E, 0:44; 1st place—Ridgeway pinned Griffin, E, 1:10; Katie Kuhlman, GB, 6th; Kuhlman def. Duran, E, 11-4; Tanaka, JC def. Kuhlman, 7-5; Kuhlman def. Abreau, DC, injury; Griffin, E pinned Kuhlman, 1:17; 5th place—Woody, Pratt def. Kuhlman, 11-2

132—Lexi Deines, GB (9-4, 2nd); Deines pinned Garcia, DC, 1:00; Serrano, GC pinned Deines, 2:35; Deines pinned Green, Pratt, 0:35; Deines pinned Bolton, E, 2:46 1st place—Serrano, GC pinned Deines,  2:19; Jaydon Davis, GB, 6th; Davis pinned Green, Pratt, 3:49; Garcia, DC def. Davis, 7-3; Ruiz-Hernandez, GC def. Davis, 13-3; Davis def. Primrose, Pratt, 6-4; 5th place—Bolton, E pinned Davis, 3:47

138—Sierra Ferguson, GB (11-7, 2nd); Ferguson pinned Munoz, E, 3:02; Ferguson pinned Cruz, GC, 2:19; Ferguson pinned Plazola-Casillas, E, 1:56; Ferguson pinned Garcia DC, 4:53; 1st place—Garcia, DC pinned Ferguson, 1:28

143—Taylour Yoder, GB (2-4, 5th); Perez, DC pinned Yoder, 0:24; Serrano, GC pinned Yoder,1:52; Bailey, JC pinned Yoder, 0:44; Swift, Pratt pinned Yoder, 2:12; 5th place—Yoder pinned Guzman, GC, 4:38 

155—Jasalyn Vanaman, GB (5-9, 8th); Hernandez, DC pinned Vanaman, 3:53; Vanaman pinned Pecina, E, 2:30; Arroyo, DC pinned Vanaman, 0:58; Thompson, Pratt pinned Vanaman, 2:53; 7th place—Pecina, E def. Vanaman, forfeit

170— Alyssa Hinderliter, GB (5-9, 4th); Alamaraz, DC pinned Hinderliter, 3:47; Rhoades, GC pinned Hinderliter, 3:46; Hinderliter pinned Eagle, JC, 3:34; Hinderliter  pinned Turpin, E, 1:01, 3rd place—Rhoades, GC pinned Hinderliter,1:52

191—Dakota Baldwin, GB (6-6, 3rd); Lanning, SC pinned Baldwin, 2:00; Ervin, E pinned Baldwin, 0:31; 3rd place—Baldwin pinned Sterling, DC, 1:46 



101—Sheena Gocela, H (4-2); Bosserman, Oakley pinned Gocela, 4:17; Bosserman pinned Gocela, 3:56

120—Emily Lovett, H (4-3); Todd, Norton def. Lovett, 6-1; Cain, Oakley def. Lovett, 11-1

143—Tally Wikum, H (7-0, 1st); Wikum pinned Brenn, Rawlins Co. 3:33; Wikum, pinned Orosco, Hoisington, 1:36; 1st place—Wikum def. Sydney Boyle, Trego, 6-3; Lyrica Orosco, H (1-4); Boyle, Trego pinned Orosco, 0:28; 3rd place—Brenn, Rawlins Co. pinned Orosco, 5:39