Crusader Basketball Boys Finish 2nd, Girls 3rd, Wrestlers 9th

Create: 12/08/2018 - 23:03

Lots of basketball and wrestling action on Saturday. The Cheney Basketball Tournament wrapped up at Cheney HS...in the end, the Varisty Boys finished 2nd, defeating Chaparral on Tuesday, Pratt on Thursday and falling to host Cheney Saturday. The Varsity Girls finished 3rd, defeating Chaparral on Tuesday, falling to Pratt on Thursday, but bounced back big on Saturday, defeating host Cheney. 

The Varsity Wrestlers were in action Saturday as well, at HOME with 13 other teams. The Crusaders only had "4' on the mats today and still finished 9th out of 14 teams with 50 team points. 3 of the 4 Crusaders medaled. All the results, both basketball and wrestling follow:

WHS BASKETBALL BOYS/GIRLS
@ Cheney Tourney Round 3
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018

VARSITY GIRLS (2-1)
WHS 58 CHS 50

Airalyn Frame 22
Rylee Rusk 18
Ali Zeka 9
Myriland French 5
Taylor Meyer 4

VARSITY GIRLS PICS (PRATT GAME THU)

JV GIRLS (3-0)
WHS 56 CHS 19

Lexi Clift 17
Myriland French 10
Mykiland French 6
Kylie Aufdengarten 6
Averie Burns 6
Sadie Glover 5
Natalie Henning 4
McKenna Jones 2

VARSITY BOYS (2-1)
WHS 46 CHS 71

Austin Soles 10
Tyler Brown 9
Silas Popplewell 8
Tanner Meyer 6
DeAndre Washington 5
Brayden Higginbotham 4
Zane Cornejo 2
Cade Fairbanks 2

VARSITY BOYS PICS (PRATT GAME THU)

JV BOYS (1-2)
WHS 45 CHS 76

Cade Fairbanks 10
John Long 9
Silas Popplewell 9
Nathan Hilt 8
Toby Henning 3
Blake Saffell 2
Zane Cornejo 2
Berkeley Wright 2

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WHS VARSITY WRESTLING
@ HOME INVITATIONAL
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018

The Wellington Crusader Wrestlers hosted their annual Varsity Invitational Saturday with 14 teams in total on scene. Those teams varied in size though. The Crusaders had only "4" wrestlers in action on the day, still managing to finish 9th out of 14 teams with 3 of the 4 medaling. Here are the individual and team results from Saturday's action.

INVITATIONAL ACTION PICS 120818

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Quinton Redford (6-4) placed 4th and scored 13.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 - Quinton Redford (Wellington) 6-4 received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal - Quinton Redford (Wellington) 6-4 won by fall over Will Alleven (Marion) 1-5 (Fall 4:58)
Semifinal - Isaiah Harder (Salina Central) 7-3 won by fall over Quinton Redford (Wellington) 6-4 (Fall 3:10)
Cons. Semi - Quinton Redford (Wellington) 6-4 won by decision over Tayton Donham (Winfield) 3-7 (Dec 5-4)
3rd Place Match - Trent Moses (Mulvane) 7-3 won by decision over Quinton Redford (Wellington) 6-4 (Dec 8-2)

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Montana Heacock (3-4) place is unknown and scored 0.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 - Montana Heacock (Wellington) 3-4 received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal - Cody Meraz (Wichita North) 3-4 won by fall over Montana Heacock (Wellington) 3-4 (Fall 4:18)
Cons. Round 2 - Zachary Iverson (Mulvane) 8-3 won by fall over Montana Heacock (Wellington) 3-4 (Fall 0:00)

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Kanden Young (8-2) placed 3rd and scored 16.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 - Kanden Young (Wellington) 8-2 received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal - Kanden Young (Wellington) 8-2 won in tie breaker - 1 over Jerome Ragin (Wichita West) 6-5 (TB-1 2-1)
Semifinal - Taylon Peters (Salina Central) 8-1 won by fall over Kanden Young (Wellington) 8-2 (Fall 1:43)
Cons. Semi - Kanden Young (Wellington) 8-2 won by fall over Ashton Ngo (Andover) 5-5 (Fall 3:21)
3rd Place Match - Kanden Young (Wellington) 8-2 won in the ultimate tie breaker over Jerome Ragin (Wichita West) 6-5 (UTB 1-1)

220
Kenny Fehrman (7-1) placed 2nd and scored 21.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 - Kenny Fehrman (Wellington) 7-1 received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal - Kenny Fehrman (Wellington) 7-1 won by fall over Eli Lynch (Winfield) 1-3 (Fall 0:56)
Semifinal - Kenny Fehrman (Wellington) 7-1 won by major decision over Jackson Stroud (Wichita North) 6-3 (MD 11-1)
1st Place Match - Charlie Nordquist (Marion) 7-0 won in sudden victory - 1 over Kenny Fehrman (Wellington) 7-1 (SV-1 7-5)

1    Salina Central     225.5
2    Winfield     190.0
3    Mulvane     132.5
4    Rose Hill     132.0
5    Andover     129.0
6    Wichita West     109.0
7    Wichita North     94.0
8    Clearwater     75.0
9    Wellington     50.0
10    Circle             38.0
11    Marion             37.0
12    Ark City     27.5
13    Wichita East     26.0
14    Wichita Trinity 16.0

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Steve graduated from Wellington High School in 1974 and then Wichita State University (with honors) in 1979 with a B.S. Degree in Administration of Justice; his minor was in Sociology. Steve has held several positions ranging from Juvenile Court Service Officer, to District Manager in Circulation at the Wichita Eagle, Q.A. Planner at Boeing, Caregiver, Psychiatric Technician, Limo Driver, Ranch Hand, Photographer, Webmaster and Website Developer and a die hard Crusader Fan since the early 1960's. Contact the ole boy at shs74@wellington.cc or on Facebook or at any Crusader and/or Knight event year-round.