Rhoades, Hockett win at Russell
By The Hays Daily News
RUSSELL -- Thomas More Prep-Marian's Tucker Rhoades won the 113-pound weight class Saturday at the Russell Invitaitonal, joined by teammate Ricky Hockettin first place at 120 pounds.
Rhoades finished 3-0 with wins against Osborne's Quentin Morris, Stockton's Dillon Krier and Onaga's Jonathan Fairbanks, fall via pin en route to the tourney title.
Hockett went 3-0 with wins against Plainville's Kyle Eickelberry, Stockton's Kieran Graf and Russell's Joseph Cochran.
Host Russell won top team honors with 148 points, 15 ahead of runner-up Plainville. Onaga was third with 109, Stockton fourth at 49 and TMP-Marian fifth with 45.
Plainville's Gunner Kerns took first at 126 pounds with a 4-0 record, with teammate Trever Houser first at 132 with the same record.
At 138 pounds, Russell's Chase Prester won with a 2-0 record with wins agianst Plainville's Adam Gehring and Onaga's Jeff Chestnut.
The Broncos' Kelton Suchy took first at at 145 pounds with a 5-0 mark.
Plainville had two more indidivual titles with Trevor Desaire at 152 and Dylan Wiesner at 182. Stockton's Braden Higdon won at 220 pounds.