The York Wrestling Club coaches would like to recognize and congratulate the following York area wrestlers who competed this past weekend at the AAU Nebraska state tournament held in Kearney as five York wrestlers came home with medals.
Thomas Ivey placed fifth while Kaleb Eliker was sixth, Chase Cotton and Kobe Lyons second and Terrance Heyes first.
Cotton, Lyons and Heyes also qualified for the Disney Duals, which will be held in Orlando, Florida this June.
Also held in Kearney this past weekend was the Huskerland Dual tournament. The 3-5 grade YWC dual team consisting of Ashton Raabe, Carter Schutt, Kade Giek, Carter Mierau, Evan Crawford, Greyeson Light, Ty Erickson, Aidan Kadavy, Kasten Ruether, Emmitt Dirks, Max Erickson, Brody Mattox, Zayden Londene, Cael Payne, Garrett Roelfs and Logan Nelson ended up with a 4-2 dual record and finished second as a team.
The 6-8 grade YWC dual team consisting of Henry Lewis, Brody Epp, Phoenix Brown, Dylan Birchacek, Walker Ott, Dakota Brown, Jarrett Dodson, Emmitt Hoffman, Brooks Loosvelt, Seth Erickson, Morgan Collingham, Carter Culotta and Peyton Albers ended up with a 2-3 dual record and finished fourth as a team.
Congratulations again to all York wrestlers and good luck next week at the NE USA state tournament, which will be held at the Heartland Events Center in Grand Island.