June 22, 2024

Dodge City 2nd to lead area teams at Great Bend Girls Invitational

Great Bend, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Several area athletes made their way to Great Bend on Saturday for the Great Bend Invitational Girls Tournament. Emporia would end up edging Dodge City by 10.5 points at 129-118.5 for the tournament title. Great Bend was third and Garden City finished fifth. Lakin finished 1oth, Scott City 17th and Cimarron was 24th.

There were five individual champions from the area, including Garden City’s Anahi Cervantes at 101, Josiah Ortiz and Isabell Ortiz took the 109 and 115-pound titles, Madison Newton won the 155B weight class and Jolette Almaraz from Dodge City was the 170-pound winner. Scott City had two third place finishers in Harli Roberts in the 115B weight class and MacKayla Miller was third at 235.

Team Scores
Emporia 129, Dodge City 118.5, Great Bend 107, Hoisington 98, Garden City 97, Valley Center 74, McPherson 61, Goddard 58, Junction City 57, Lakin 54, Russell 52, Hays 34, Oakley 29, Nickerson 28, Andover Central 26, Ellis 23, Scott City 22, Stockton 17, Lyons 14, Ell-Saline 11, Ellinwood 11, Larned 10, Trego 8, Cimarron 4

Individual Results
Championship: Anahi Cervantes, Garden City, won by fall over Jaidyn Alvarado, Junction City, 4:46
3rd Place: Naiema Salazar, Garden City, won over Ariana Estrada, Emporia

Championship: Josiah Ortiz, Lakin, won by fall over Ashley Alonzo, Dodge City, 3:26
3rd: Sarah Zimmerman, Hays, won over Evelin Geronimo, Emporia

Championship: Aubrey Brown, Hoisington, won by fall over Emily Hernandez, Hays, 3:46
3rd Place: Jasmin Beltran, Dodge City, won by fall over Mayra Gonzalez, Great Bend, 1:35

Championship: Isabell Ortiz, Lakin, won by fall over Audrie Felkins, Goddard, 3:44
3rd Place: Sara Chapa, Garden City, won by fall over Ashlyn Hahn, Stockton, 1:38

115B (Round Robin)
1. Lillian Gradig, Hoisington; 2. Vanessa Ortiz Chavarria, Garden City; 3. Harli Roberts, Scott City; 4. Samara Buitron, Junction City

Championship: Tionna Napue, Russell, won by fall over Charly Goodwin, Junction City, 2:37
3rd Place: Katina Keosybounheuang, Emporia, won by fall over Kiana Grandclair, Hoisington, 2:14

Championship: Madelynn Griffin, Emporia, won by fall over Daizy Gomez, Great Bend, 3:28
3rd Place: Emily Lovett, Hoisington, won by fall over Perla Garcia Estrada, Garden City, :22

Championship: Breanna Ridgeway, Great Bend, won by fall over Jaden Ney, Russell, 3:02
3rd Place: Arriana Gross, McPherson, won over Daijah Jones, Hoisington

Championship: Tally Wikum, Hoisington, won by fall over Dayanara Garcia, Dodge City, 3:38
3rd: Virginia Munoz, Emporia, won by dec over Kaydawn Haag, Ellis, 6-1

138B (Round Robin)
1. Hailey Ramos, Dodge City; 2. Paige Sanders, Great Bend; 3. Bianca Partridge, Emporia; 4. Brynn Geier, Garden City

Championship: Ashlynn Goodwin, Goddard, won by fall over Sierra Ferguson, Great Bend, 4:45
3rd Place: Valeria Hernandez, Dodge City, won by dec over Bethanie Cruz, Garden City, 5-4

Championship: Grace Timmons, Valley Center, won by fall over Xara Bacci, Andover Centeral, 3:50
3rd Place: Ashley Arroyo, Dodge City won over Alondra Guzman, Garden City

Championship: Madison Newton, Cimarron, won by fall over Destanie Spear, McPherson, :44
3rd Place: Danica Cline, Great Bend, won by maj dec over Kinlea Reimler, Ell-Saline, 18-5

Championship: Jolette Almaraz, Dodge City, won by tech fall over Atavia Cain, Oakley, 16-0
3rd Place: Haleigh Pickering, Nickerson, won by fall over Mia Rodriguez Esparza, Emporia, 1:58

Championship: Erin Kutina, McPherson, won by fall over Ryleigh Kurtz, Valley Center, 4:16
3rd Place: Haylee Holinde, Great Bend, won by fall over Amelia Britting, McPherson, 2:19

Championship: Megan Olson, Emporia, won by fall over Gracie Orr, Valley Center, 1:39
3rd Place: MacKayla Miller, Scott City, won by maj dec over Jenifer Calzada, Ell-Saline, 13-4