Club wrestlers advance to district tournament
Fourteen members of the Tonganoxie Kids Wrestling Club advanced out of the first tournament of the postseason.
At a sub-district tournament Saturday at Holton, where wrestlers who finished in the top four qualified for the upcoming district tournament, four Tonganoxie grapplers took first place, four others finished second, two took third and four more placed fourth.
The club’s gold medalists at the sub-district tournament were Asher Huseman, Gad Huseman, Peyton Reeves and Patterson Starcher.
Holton sub-district tournament
First: Asher Huseman, Gad Huseman, Peyton Reeves and Patterson Starcher.
Second: Luke Carey, Justin Hand, Korbin Riedel and Seth Wolf.
Third: Matthew McKnight and Dalton Tavis.
Fourth: Gus Dent, Jackson Jennings, Chris King and Justin Phillips.
Fifth: Eli King.
Sixth: Grayson Sontagg.
Did not place: Ryan Lynch, Garrett Martin, Kolton McCrary, Connor McMillen, Caden Reeves, Justin Soetaert and Ashton Truitt.