Three wrestlers qualify for state tournament


Lance Krannawitter

Junior Gavin Meyers qualified for State. State wrestling will be on Feb. 26.

On Feb. 19 girls wrestling competed in Kansas State High School Activities Association (KSHSAA) girls division sub-state tournament at Wichita Heights.

Hays High placed 12th overall with 24 points.

109 lbs.

Second place – sophomore Sarah Zimmerman

First-place match Dialeen French (Wichita-North) 28-5, Sr. over Zimmerman (Hays) 25-4, So. (Fall 4:45)

143 lbs.

Fifth place – sophomore Halle Lohmeyer

Fifth-place match Lohmeyer (Hays) 14-7, So. over Maley Hansen (Wichita-North) 11-17, Jr. (Fall 3:14)

On Feb. 20, boys wrestling competed the KSHSAA 5A sub-state tournament in Goddard.

Hays High placed 10th overall with 46 points.

126 lbs.

Second place – freshman Harley Zimmerman

First-place match Alyeus Craig (Valley Center) 38-0, Sr. over Zimmerman (Hays) 18-5, Fr. (MD 9-0)

152 lbs.

Sixth place – junior Dalton Dale

Fifth-place match Jayden Ford (Maize) 20-8, Fr. over Dale (Hays) 17-9, Jr. (Fall 3:43)

220 lbs.

First place – junior Gavin Meyers

First-place match Meyers (Hays) 23-0, Jr. over Noah Redcorn (Wichita-Kapaun Mt. Carmel) 28-14, Sr. (Fall 1:37)