July 6, 2022

Goodland wins GWAC Tournamant title


Goodland, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Wrestling in their final tournaments before Regionals in two weeks, the six Great West Activities Conference members took to the mat Saturday in the GWAC League Tournament. It came down to he final head-to-head match between Colby and Goodland to determing who would win the tournament outright. Goodland won by a fall at 195, and held on for the 33-27 victory over Colby to win their first GWAC Wrestling Tournament title since 2011. Individually, Ulysses claimed four weight division champions, with Zach Miller at 120, Bryce Rodriguez at 145, Diego Maravilla at 195 and Otto Orosco at 220. Goodland had the most individual champions with six. Every team except Holcomb will be in the Class 4A Regional Tournament in Colby Febuary 21-22. The Longhorns head to WaKeeney for the 3-2-1A Regional that same day. Ulysses and Hugoton will have another dual on Thursday.

Team Placings

1. Goodland 5-0 ; 2. Colby 4-1 3. Ulysses 3-2; 4. Scott City 2-3; 5. Hugoton 1-4; 6. Holcomb 0-5

Dual Results

Round 1

Goodland 68, Holcomb 6; Ulysses 39, Scott City 27; Colby 72, Hugoton 3

Round 2

Goodland 61, Scott City 10; Hugoton 54, Holcomb 30; Colby 39, Ulysses 30

Round 3

Goodland 45, Ulysses 21; Colby 78, Holcomb 0; Scott City42 , Hugoton 27

Round 4

Goodland 54, Hugoton 25; Ulysses 51, Holcomb 24; Colby 78, Scott City 0

Round 5

Goodland 33, Colby 27; Scott City 46, Holcomb 31; Ulysses 42, Hugoton 24

Medalists

1o6: 1. Tate Carney, Colby; 2. Tate Withington, Goodland; 3. Zach Tucker, Scott City; 4. Alex Rowe, Holcomb

113: 1. Tristen Cooper, Goodland; 2. Ernie Leija, Colby; 3. Colton Flores, Holcomb 

120: 1. Zach Miller, Ulysses; 2. Tanner Elis, Colby; 3. Aaron Avelar, Goodland; 4. Chase Ramsey, Scott City

126: 1. Travis Finley, Colby; 2. Pedro Ordonez, Hugoton; 3. James Jurgens, Scott City; 4. Luis Mendoza, Ulysses

132: 1. Austin Hernandez, Goodland; 2. Alex Young, Colby; 3. Mario Rodriguez, Ulysses; 4. Jared Medina, Holcomb

138: 1. Brook  Bahe, Goodland; 2. Brett Schroedeer, Colby; 3. Jesse Anchondo, Scott City; 4. Edgar Villa, Hugoton

145: 1. Bryce Rodriguez, Ulysses; 2. Brady Holzmeister, Colby; 3. Genesis Martinez, Hugoton; 4. Gerrell Miller, Goodland

152: 1. Ricky Milke, Goodland; 2. Juan Anguiano, Ulysses; 3. Bryce Arnberger, Colby; 4. Abe Wiebe, Scott City

160: 1. John Peden, Goodland; 2. Angel Moncayo, Ulysses; 3. Matthew Pieper, Colby; 4. Erich Eisenbise, Holcomb

170: 1. Colton Cooper, Goodland; 2. Connor Edmonson, Colby; 3. Kole Kahl, Hugoton; 4. Zach Engler, Holcomb

182: 1. Andrew Taylor, Colby; 2. Garrett Taylor, Goodland; 3. Tre Stewart, Holcomb;  Noel Commacho, Hugoton

195: 1. Diego Maravilla, Ulysses; 2. Bradley Campbell, Hugoton; 3. Ian Bonsall, Goodland; 4. Garrett Osborn, Scott City

220: 1. Otto Orosco, Ulysses; 2. Austin Hart, Colby; 3. Aaron Hernandez, Holcomb; 4. Landon Hickey, Hugoton

285: 1. Ethan Jay, Colby; 2. Cole Birney, Scott City; 3. Nick Evans, Hugoton

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