Kearney High Bearcats Wrestling

Bearcats Pick Up Home Dual Win


The Kearney High wrestling team defeated the Columbus Discoverers in front of an electrifying home crowd Thursday evening. The Bearcats used the power of pin points to win by a margin of 46 -18.

The dual started at 113 pounds with sophomore Jordan Bober picking up a pin in the final period after a close battle with Kobe Paczosa of Columbus. Isaac Stansbury followed at 120 pounds with a decision victory of number 4 rated Chris Baily. Damon and Dante Rodriguez put on a show for the home crowd by picking up pins against their opponents bringing the team score to 21-0 for the Bearcats. Derek Berumen defeated Tristan Marking at 145 pounds by major decision followed by a 0:39 second pin by Mason Merrit at 152 pounds.

Kearney dropped the next three matches at 160, 170, and 182 pounds which put Columbus on the board 31-9. Senior Jake Culey reignited the team with a pin over Chris Samayoa at 195 pounds. Aaron Griffith (220lbs) and Gabe Ledesma (HWT) both continued their winning ways. Griffith picked up a decision over Chase Orender while Ledesma pinned Cesar Marino in the first period. The dual finished with a battle of ranked wrestlers at 106 pounds. Fourth ranked Carter Woehlik of Columbus came back from a 4-0 deficit to defeat number 3 ranked Gabe Crocker of Kearney 7-4. The final dual school was 46-18.

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