ELLSWORTH — Five Hoisington wrestlers captured first place and three Cardinals finished runner-up and the Cardinals won the Ellworth Wrestling Tournament with 158 points.
Cardinals Jonathan Ball (16-0, 145), Christopher Ball (14-1, 152), Wyatt Pedigo (16-1, 170), Justin Bradley (10-2, 220) and Landen Urban (13-0, 285) captured first place. Jonathan Ball posted four pins in 4:01. Bradley earned three pins. Landen Urban had three pins in 3:35. Pedigo pinned Hill City’s Gabe Hamel in 2:40 in the championship match.
Finishing second were Cardinals Tanner Cassity (14-1, 132), Sean Urban (15-1 160) and Jake Curtis (5-1 182). Ellsworth’s David Kolarek defeated Cassity 6-4 for first place. Russell’s Kelton Suchy edged Sean Urban 2-1 in overtime for first place. Osborne’s Roxton Brown defeated Curtis 6-4 for first place.
Larned finished fourth with 82 points. Larned’s Braydon Lemuz (12-1, 113) and Hunter Fitzpatrick (11-5, 126) placed first and Jeremiah Slattery (13-5, 220) finished runner-up.
Lemuz defeated Russell’s Rhett Pospichal 6-0 for first place. Fitzpatrick defeated Zeb Turner of SE Saline 14-7 for first place. Slattery lost his match 4-1 to Hoisington’s Justin Bradley.
TEAM TOTALS—1—Hoisington 158; 2—Russell 86; 3—Hill City 83.5; 4—Larned 82; 5—Osborne 66; 6—Ellsworth 53; Nickerson 53; 8—Lincoln 51; 9—SE Saline 50; 10—Lyons 42; 11—Hesston 41; 12—Ell-Saline 28
106—Zach Doss, 0-2; Peyton Young, Lyons pinned Doss, 0:50; Tyson Hall, Ellsworth pinned Doss, 1:28
113—Inigo Barrena Carpio, 4-7; Jason Hecht, Hesston, 8-3 pinned Barrena Carpio, 1:48; Zechariah Hamel, Hill City pinned Barrena Carpio, 0:48
120—Dylan Carrier, 6-7; Carrier pinned Andrea Bagby, Lyons, 0:54; Chandler Schoenberger, Russell pinned Carrier, 4:11; Tre Garcia, Nickerson pinned Carrier, 1:41
132—Tanner Cassity, 14-1, 2nd; Cassity def. Josh Dooley, Larned, 16-0; Cassity pinned Irlick Moreno, Lyons, 3:49; 1st Place—David Koralek, Ellsworth def. Cassity, 6-4
138—Dustin Edmonson 8-6; Edmonson pinned Landon Curnutt, Ellsworth, 3:06; Bryce Ashbaugh, Hill City def. Edmonson, 13-4; Jayden Raigoza, Nickerson def. Edmonson,13-3
145—Jonathan Ball 16-0, 1st; Ball pinned Dylan Lamb, Ellsworth, 0:10; Ball pinned Austin Butler, SE Saline, 0:14; Ball pinned David Merchant, Hesston, 2:26; Ball pinned Spencer Heise, Osborne, 1:11
152—Christopher Ball, 14-1, 1st; Ball pinned Dylan Stewart, Nickerson, 1:06; Ball pinned Wes Koch, Larned, 0:32; Ball def. Rudy Rodriguez, SE Saline, 8-0
160—Sean Urban, 15-1, 2nd; Urban def. Jarin Gomez, Nickerson, 16-1; Urban def. Zac Schneider, Ellsworth, 5-0; 1st Place—Kelton Suchy, Russell def. Urban, 2-1, OT
170—Wyatt Pedigo, 16-1, 1st; Pedigo pinned Caleb East, Larned, 3:24; Pedigo def. Byron Roenne Osborne, 4-3; 1st Place—Pedigo pinned Gabe Hamel, Hill City, 2:40
182—Jake Curtis, 5-1, 2nd; Curtis def. Jake Wingfield, Hesston, 5-0; 1st Place—Roxton Brown Osborne def. Jake Curtis , 6-4
195—Benjamin Schneider, 7-5; Schneider def. Brennan Benkhe, Larned, 6-1; Nick Davenport Ell-Saline pinned Schneider, 2:52; Dajuen Chapman, Hill City, def. Schneider, 6-1
220—Justin Bradley, 10-2, 1st; Bradley pinned Alex Koehn, Hesston,1:18; Bradley pinned Jake Funk, Ell-Saline, 3:50; Bradley pinned Austin Meyer, Russell, 1:14; Bradley def. Jeremiah Slattery, Larned, 4-1
285—Landen Urban, 13-0, 1st; Urban pinned Noah Hopkins Ell-Saline, 0:26; Urban pinned Jonathan Eichellberger, Russell, 0:30; 1st Place—Urban pinned Tyler Walford Lincoln, 2:39
113—Braydon Lemuz,12-1, 1st; Lemuz pinned Jason Hecht, Hesston, 1:46; 1st Place—Lemuz def. Rhett Pospichal, Russell, 6-0
120—Kristopher Nolde, 14-5, 3rd; Chantz Vath, Lincoln def. Nolde, 14-5; Nolde pinned Andrea Bagby, Lyons, 0:47; 3rd Place—Nolde pinned Tre Garcia, Nickerson, 1:00
126—Hunter Fitzpatrick, 11-5, 1st; Fitzpatrick pinned Oscar Jaime, Lyons, 4:33; 1st Place—Fitzpatrick def. Zeb Turner, SE Saline, 14-7
132—Josh Dooley 4-7; Cassity, HHS def. Dooley,16-0; Ethan Hamel, Hill City pinned Josh Dooley, 0:11
138—Marcus Nolde 0-2; Cameron Delaney, Osborne def. Nolde, 7-3; Jayden Raigoza, Nickerson pinned Nolde, 4:29
152—Wes Koch 0-3; Rudy Rodriguez, SE Saline pinned Koch, 0:50; Chris Ball , HHS pinned Koch, Larned, 0:32; Dylan Stewart , Nickerson pinned Koch, 2:13
170—Caleb East 0-2; Wyatt Pedigo, HHS pinned East, 3:24;Joe Cochran , Russell def. East, 13-0
195—Brennan Benkhe, 5-9; Ben Schneider, HHS def. Benkhe, 6-1; Abel Alvarez, SE Saline def. Benkhe, 6-1
220—Jeremiah Slattery, 13-5, 2nd; Slattery pinned Austin Meyer, Russell, 2:37; Slattery def. Jake Funk, Ell-Saline, 6-2; Slattery pinned Alex Koehn, Hesston,1:49; Justin Bradley, HHS def. Slattery, 4-1
285—Edgar Garcia, 6-6, 3rd; Garcia, Larned pinned Chris Caswell, Nickerson, 2:12; Tyler Walford, Lincoln pinned Garcia, 1:11; Garcia pinned Noah Hopkins Ell-Saline, 1:12; 3rd Place—Garcia pinned Chris Caswell, Nickerson, 1:12