Sixteen area wrestlers will be taking the first step toward the 2014 Missouri USA Wrestling Folkstyle State Tournament by participating in the District 3 Championships this Saturday at Oak Grove High School.
The Boonslick Heartland YMCA Youth Wrestling Club will be represented by the following wrestlers:
Brayden Gamel, 8-and-under, 60 pounds; Tyson White, 8-and-under, 60 pounds; Ryder Comegys, 8-and-under, 60 pounds; Hayden Tarr, 10-and-under, 60 pounds; Hunter Tarr, 10-and-under, 65 pounds; Austin Sandbothe, 10-and-under, 80 pounds; Ethan Gunderson, 10-and-under, 95 pounds; Peyton Hahn, 10-and-under, 120 pounds; Dustyn Taylor, 10-and-under, 130 pounds; Matthew Conrow, 10-and-under, 190 pounds; Blake Paulson, 12-and-under, 120 pounds; Klayton Anderson, 14-and-under, 110 pounds; Charlie Pumel, 14-and-under, 135 pounds; Sean White, 14-and-under, 150 pounds; Ethan Van Dyke, 14-and-under, 155 pounds.
Gabe Rumbaoa, also of Boonville, will represent the Eierman Elite in the 14-and-under, 205-pound weight class.
The top six place finishers in each age and weight category will advance to the Region B Championships on Saturday, March 15th at Blue Springs High School. This year’s Missouri State Championships will be held March 29-30 at the Chaifetz Arena on the campus of St. Louis University.