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GBHS wrestlers lose dual matches
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LIBERAL — Great Bend’s wrestling team lost a pair of dual matches Thursday, 64-9 to No. 1 ranked Class 6A Garden City and 57-16 to Liberal.
Great Bend’s Christian Rivas (160) won two matches, but No. 3 ranked Cody Liles (132) split a pair of matches after moving up a weight to meet a top-ranked wrestler.
Rivas (21-4) defeated Garden City’s Quinton LaPointe 8-2. He downed Liberal’s Nikeo Garcia 13-4. Jose Batres (182) pinned Garden City’s David SanJuan in 43 seconds. The Buffaloes feature eight state-ranked wrestlers.
No. 1 ranked Garden City’s Michael Prieto, a returning Class 6A state champion, beat Liles 8-2 in a featured 138-pound match. Liles (31-3) rallied for a 12-1 victory over Liberal’s Emanuel Peralta. Panther Eric Vasquez (126) defeated Liberal’s Alex Chim 13-4 and Keegan Bowman (17) downed Liberal’s Misael Monarrez 13-0.

106—Isaac Salas, GC, pinned Natalie Garza, GB, 1:38; 113—Sion Audrain, GC, pinned Skylar Burkas, GB, 0:28; 120—Elias Mieja, GC, forfeit; 126—Sammy Guevara, GC, def. Eric Vazquez, GB, 9-3; 132—Alex Franco, GC, forfeit; 138—Michael Prieto, GC, def. Cody Liles, GB, 8-2; 145—Curtis Near, GC, pinned Braxton Schooler, GB, 3:07; 152—Ronnie Fry, GC, pinned Ben Witte, GB, 2:40; 160—Christian Rivas, GB, def. Quinton LaPointe, GC, 6-0; 170—Jesse Nunez, GC, def. Keegan Bowman, GB, 9-1; 182—Jose Batres, GB, pinned David SanJuan, GC, 0:43; 195—Zeke Herrera, GC, pinned Sam Witte, GB, 1:05; 220—Lorenzo Ruiz Hernandez, GC, forfeit; 285—James Cisneros, GC, forfeit

106—Luis Guereca, Lib, pinned Garza, GB, 2:00; 113—Adrian Orozco, Lib, pinned Burkas, GB; 120—Jose Lopez, Lib, forfeit; 126—Vazquez, GB, def. Alex Chim, Lib, 13-4; 132—Victor Peralta, Lib, forfeit; 138—Liles, GB, def. Emanuel Peralta, Lib, 12-1; 145—Gregory McClurg, Lib, pinned Schooler, GB; 152—Josh Martinez, Lib, pinned Witte, GB; 160—Rivas, GB, def. Nikeo Garcia, Lib, 13-4; 170—Bowman, GB, def. Misael Monarrez, Lib, 13-0; 182—Chris Boman, Lib, def. Batres, GB, 3-0; 195—Victor Monarrez, Lib, pinned Witte, GB, 4:00; 220—Payton Emery, Lib, forfeit; 285—Elwin Trejo, Lib, forfeit

132—Xavier Perez, Lib, pinned Quan Garcia, GB, 2:54; Javyn Contreras, GC, pinned Garcia, GB, 0:12
138—Andrew Garcia, GC, pinned Jacob Hanrahan, GB, 4:00; Emanuel Rivero, Lib, pinned Hanrahan, GB, 1:52
145—Jonathan Gomez, GC, pinned Jace Whetham, GB, 2:59; Ian Crone, GC, pinned Whetham, GB, 2:00
145—Jeffrey Spragis, GB, def. Ian Crone, GC, 10-1; Spragis, GB, pinned Isaac Cruz, Lib, 2:00
152—Estefan Belmentes, Lib, pinned Hunter Britt, GB, 0:12
160—Josh Hamilton, GB, pinned Ramiro Rodriguez, GC, 1:44
160—Aron Reyes, GB, def. Estefan Belmentes, Lib, 3-2
160—Braulio Vargas, GB, pinned Ramiro Rodriguez, GC, 0:45
170—Blake Ridgel, GB, pinned Baldo Marquez, GC, 4:07; Ridgel, GB, pinned Jesus Adame, Liberal, 4:15