18 LADY PUPS COMPETED!

Written for www.mcpherson-county-ks.com

MCPHERSON – It was a historical moment on Saturday as the McPherson High girls wrestling team held their first ‘official’ KSHSAA approved girls wrestling tournament.

The result for the Lady Bullpup grapplers were four first-place finishes plus six second-place landings out of 18 wrestlers.

Earning weight division gold for McPherson were Natalie Hedlund at 101 B, Amethyst Hale at 123 B, Holli Giddings at 155 and Brittani Burgess at 170. Hedlund, Giddings and Burgess won all of their matches by falls.

Gaining second-place honors were Aubree Martens, Kaleigh Marbut, MaKenzie Fors, Haley Schafer, Trinity Webster, and Madison Skytte.

Next up for the Lady Bullpup wrestlers will come on Saturday, December 14, when they tangle at the Great Bend Invitational.

LADY BULLPUP WRESTLERS RESULTS:

101 – Riley Baker finished 1-2 and placed 3rd.

101 B – Natalie Hedlund went 3-0 (all on falls) and placed 1st.

109 – Aubree Martens finished 3-1 and placed 2nd.

123 – Braelynn Patterson finished 1-3 and placed 3rd.

123 B – Amethyst Hale went 3-0 and placed 1st.

123 C – Destiny Morrow finished 0-3 and placed 4th.

130 – Kaleigh Marbut finished 2-1 and placed 2nd.

130 – Catalina Palacios finished 1-2 and placed 3rd.

130 B – MaKenzie Fors finished 2-1 and placed 2nd.

130 B – Arriana Gross finished 1-2 and placed 3rd.

136 – Jessia Kelling finished 1-2 and placed 3rd.

136 B – Cara Hubenett finished 0-3 and placed 4th.

143 – Haley Schafer finished 4-1 and placed 2nd.

155 – Holli Giddings went 3-0 (all on falls) and placed 1st.

170 – Emily Lambing finished 0-2 and placed 3rd.

170 – Brittani Burgess went 2-0 (both on falls) and placed 1st.

170 – Trinity Webster finished 1-1 and placed 2nd.

235 – Madison Skytte finished 0-1 and placed 2nd.

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