May 20, 2024

Scott City takes boys, girls GWAC Tournament titles

Cimarron, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–In their final tournaments before Regionals, seven Great West Activities Conference teams met up at Cimarron High School on Friday for the annual GWAC Wrestling Tournament. 

It would be a team title sweep for Scott City, as they narrowly beat Colby on the boys side by one half of a point. It was their sixth consecutive GWAC title. The Lady Beavers showed their depth with a runaway team race over Cimarron in the first GWAC girls race.

Starting with the boys individually, Scott City had three league champions, as Evan Fry at 113, Collin McDaniel at 150, and Houston Frank win the 165-pound titles. Ulysses had four league winners in Sebastian Heredia at 126, Kaleb Jaquez at 175, Justin Degollado at 190 and Carmelo Orosco at 215. Hugoton saw Adam Mendoza win the 157-pound weight class, and Holcomb’s Gregery Martinez was the top wrestler at 132 pounds. Scott City’s Collin McDaniel and Goodland’s Kyan Ensign picked up their 100th career wins during the day.

On the girls side individually, Scott City had six league champions in Paola Mendoza at 120, Audrey Schwartz at 125, Ashlyn Pazdernik at 135, Dayanara Jimenez at 140, Johnna Sowers at 155 and MacKayla Miller at 235 pounds. Cimarron’s Veronica Greene won the title at 105, Hugoton’s Chaney Poulsen was the winner at 110, and Holcomb’s Jaylee Santana took the 115-pound girls title.

Boys
Team Scores
Scott City 170; Colby 169.5; Ulysses 117; Goodland 106; Hugoton 55; Holcomb 51; Cimarron 33

Top Four Placers
106
1. Ryder Dempewolf, Colby; 2. Isaiah Peachey, Hugoton; 3. Trenton Frank, Scott City; 4. Angelo Otero, Holcomb
113
1. Evan Fry, Scott City; 2. Braxton Withington, Colby; 3. Lennox Torres, Hugoton
120
1. Simon Salcido, Colby; 2. Waylon Ricker, Scott City; 3. Yossen Mesa Paredez, Hugoton; 4. Roman Romero, Ulysses
126
1. Sebastian Heredia, Ulysses; 2. Kaeden McCarty, Colby; 3. Tyler Roberts, Scott City; 4. Ty Ketter, Goodland
132
1. Gregery Martinez, Holcomb; 2. Octavio Gonzalez, Goodland; 3. Ayden Presson, Scott City; 4. Jaxsen Salinas, Ulysses
138
1. Tucker Wark, Colby; 2. Braysen Salinas, Ulysses; 3. Alex Rodriguez, Scott City; 4. Javid Corral, Holcomb
144
1. Eric Schroeder, Colby; 2. Cesar Peregrino, Scott City; 3. Jason Colby, Goodland; 4. Cylis Saldana, Holcomb
150
1. Collin McDaniel, Scott City; 2. Dawsen Degood, Colby; 3. Holden Kite, Cimarron; 4. Jace Keen, Goodland
157
1. Adam Mendoza, Hugoton; 2. Kyan Ensign, Goodland; 3. Blaze Gossman, Scott City; 4. Logan Seifried, Cimarron
165
1. Houston Frank, Scott City; 2. Khai Cosner, Holcomb; 3. Cai Lanning, Colby; 4. Elias Anguiano, Ulysses
175
1. Kaleb Jaquez, Ulysses; 2. Logan Franz, Goodland; 3. Jacob Irwin, Scott City; 4. Ben Vogel, Cimarron
190
1. Justin Degollado, Ulysses; 2. Maverick Spresser, Goodland; 3. Cameron Lilly, Colby; 4. Andrew Bogner, Cimarron
215
1. Carmelo Orosco, Ulysses; 2. Tanner Gooden, Scott City; 3. Rhett Ihrig, Goodland
285
1. Logan Haggard, Colby; 2. Angel Lazo, Goodland; 3. Emilo Guzman, Ulysses; 4. Aidan Crow, Cimarron

Girls
Team Scores
Scott City 133; Cimarron 68; Goodland 66; Colby 57; Holcomb 50; Hugoton 24; Ulysses 13

Top Four Placers
105
1. Veronica Greene, Cimarron; 2. Ariel Rickard, Goodland; 3. Briana Magana, Holcomb
110
1. Chaney Poulsen, Hugoton; 2. Anahi Hernandez, Goodland; 3. Kodi Penick, Holcomb
115
1. Jaylee Santana, Holcomb; 2. Jeymi Rosales, Ulysses; 3. Addysin Mollendor, Colby; 4. Brooklynn Gossman, Scott City
120
1. Paola Mendoza, Scott City; 2. Kiery Houlgin, Cimarron
125
1. Audrey Schwartz, Scott City
130
1. Amanda Jaeger, Colby; 2. Tatum Brown, Scott City
135
1. Ashlyn Pazdernik, Scott City; 2. Zoey Jantz, Cimarron; 3. Lesly Dominguez, Goodland
140
1. Dayanara Jimenez, Scott City; 2. Cheyanne Hill, Colby
145
1. Destiny Gonzalez, Goodland; 2. Rian Rodriguez, Holcomb; 3. Madison Newton, Cimarron; 4. Brodi Speer, Scott City
155
1. Johnna Sowers, Scott City; 2. Hadyn Blochlinger, Goodland; 3. Trinity McPhail, Cimarron; 4. Amanda Farnum, Hugoton
170
1. Tessa Hill, Colby; 2. Lidia Alfonso, Scott City
235
1. MacKayla Miller, Scott City; 2. Kay`Lea Gonzales, Cimarron