Wrestling Weekend Wrap – Crusaders / Lady Crusaders Fare Well!

Kailtyn Hain & Hagen Wright bring home GOLD from Wichita South, too!! (more info below)

Rose Hill Invitational

Here’s the wrap-up on the Rose Hill Invite from Friday & Saturday…


113 lb Brennan Cantrell (SR), went 2-2 during the 2 day event, pinning Flower of Winfield (4:32 mark), lost by pin to Pavlacka of Andale. On Saturday, and on the backside, Cantrell came out on fire, pinned Fernandez of Hutchinson (2;19 mark), but lost to Egan of Derby by pin.

195 lb Kanden Young (SR), went 3-1 during the 2 day event, his first loss of the season,pinning Tran of Rose Hill (0:48 mark), The “Tran” match was Kandens’ 100th Career Victory! Young then pinned Lynch of Winfield (3:18 mark). Kanden wrapped up Friday action with his 3rd pin, this one over Young of Mulvane, placing him in the Championship match Saturday vs Frantz of McPherson. Frantz pulled out a 10-0 MD, Kanden is now 32-1 on the season, finished 2nd at RH. His path and Frantz’s path will not cross again – McPherson is 5A.

220 lb Kenny Fehrman (JR) went 4-0 during the 2 day event, pinning Hurst of Fort Scott (0:20 mark), pinning Thompson of McPherson (2:11 mark), and in his 3rd match on Friday, won by a 5-1 decision over Phillips of Winfield, placing Kenny in the 220 lb championship match on Saturday vs Winter of Andale. winning by a 5-1 decision to claim the gold at Rose Hill – awesome job Fehrman!!

Congrats to all these guys – out of a total of 12 matches by the WHS wrestlers, they pinned 7 of their opponents and won 2 by decision. Great Job Guys! Rose Hill is a tough

NEXT UP: Varsity / JV Dual @ Mulvane, Thursday, Feb. 13th at 6PM.

Here are results from Wichita South on Saturday

Kaitlyn Hain finished 1st (4-0) Awesome!! (21-2 on the season!)

Hagen Wright finished 1st (4-0) Awesome!!

Anna Cullens 3rd (4-1) Good Job Anna! (19-1 on the season!)

Kyleigh Gould 3rd (1-2) Nice Finish Kyleigh!

The “GIRLS” Regional is next weekend in McPherson!

Don’t forget WHS is hosting a boys Regional on Feb. 21st and 22nd. GO BIG RED!!

NOTE: State Girls (all classes) Wrestling Tournament is slated for Thursday, Feb. 27th. State 4A Boys Wrestling Tournament is scheduled for Friday-Saturday, Feb. 28th-29th. Both will be held at the Tony’s Pizza Event Center in Salina. (Formerly the BICENTENNIAL CENTER)

Steve Sturgis

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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 event year-round.