December 18, 2011
The Smith-Cotton Tigers placed fifth Saturday in the Raytown South Christmas tournament.
The Tigers amassed 283.5 points. Warrensburg won with 428. Kapaun Mount Carmel, of Wichita, Kan., was a distant second with 366.
Ten S-C wrestlers earned top-eight finishes in the 14-team event.
Dakota Proctor was second at 182 pounds. John Simpson was third at 138.
Billy Garrigus (145) and Darian Weeks (195) each placed fourth in their divisions. Petr Tsymbal was fifth at 160.
Matt Kowalski (170) and Jacob Weeks (152) each finished sixth in their classes. Trey Napier was seventh at 160.
Luke Archibeque (113) and Tanner Proctor (120) each earned eighth-place finishes.