(Atlantic) Atlantic sends 7-wrestlers to the district meet on Saturday, and piled up 211 ½- points to capture the team title at the Class 2A Sectional Wrestling Tournament to at Harlan Monday. The Trojans will compete Tuesday night in the Regional Duals at Kuemper. South Central, Calhoun was second with 193-points.
Atlantic Crowned six champions including; #2 Darrian Schwenke, (106), 29-0, Rob Nichols, (152), 38-5, #6 Derek Stork, (160), 38-3, Matt Williamson, (170), 34-10, Tyler Stork, (182), 31-14, and Austin Conrad, (285) and 33-8. The lone runner-up for Atlantic was #5 Rob Young, (132), now 40-3.
Harlan saw five wrestlers advance to districts. #10 John Schwarte, (138), 39-5 was the only champion. The four runner-up finishers advancing were; Broghan Kelly, (113), 34-11, Chris Hopkins, (120), 26-18, Brock Travis, (160), 37-11, and Cale Stork, (182), 33-15.
Walker Marshall and John Wohlers qualified for Missouri Valley. Marshall will take his third ranking, and 45-1, record to the Atlantic district on Saturday as a champion. Wohlers finished as the runner-up.
District qualifiers from the Harlan Sectional:
Champion- #2 Darrian Schwenke, Atlantic, 29-0,
Runnerup-Skylor Pochinski, South Central, Calhoun-38-15.
Champion- #8 Jared Eischeid, Kuemper, Catholic, Carroll-37-0
Runner-up- Broghan Kelly, Harlan-34-11
Champion-#10 Chase Goodman, South Central, Calhoun-47-4
Runner-up-Chris Hopkins, Harlan-26-18
Champion-Clint Flack, JSPCEG-33-5.
Runner-up-Logan Peed-South Central, Calhoun-40-14
Champion-#3 Walker Marshall-Missouri Valley-45-1
Runner-up-Rob Young-Atlantic, 40-3
Champion-#10 John Schwarte-Harlan
Runner-up-Kolby Hilgenberg, Kuemper
Champion-Brandon Silbaugh-#4 JSPC-EG- 33-2
Runner-up-Zayne Barrett-South Central, Calhoun-17-12
Champion-Rob Nichols-Atlantic- 38-5
Runner-up-Cody Schoop-South Central-Calhoun-40-11
Champion-Tyler Stork-Atlantic-31-14-(Pictured left)-First cousins
Runner-up-Cale Stork-Harlan-33-15-(Pictured right)
Champion-#2 Colten Riley-South Central-Calhoun-50-0
Runner-up-John Wohlers-Missouri Valley-33-15.
Champion-#10 Austin Conrad-Atlantic-33-8
Runner-up-aaron King-South Central-Calhoun-40-12
February 6, 2012