February 10, 2013
Wade Hagebusch and Tanner Proctor made the most noise for the Smith-Cotton wrestling team Saturday in the Class 3, District 4 wrestling tournament at Liberty North High School.
Hagebusch went 3-2 in the 182-pound class. After going 1-1 Friday, he pinned Reid Dehaan, of Staley, in 4:43 and won by decision over Jake Gard, of Warrensburg, 5-3.
Taylor Ware, of Kearney, eliminated Hagebusch from the tournament, pinning him in 3:21.
Proctor also went 3-2. He split his first two matches on Friday. On Saturday, he pinned Daniel Slobasewski, of Warrensburg, in 5:51 and beat Cameron Stenner, of Liberty North, 3-2.
Robert Bastarache, of Staley, ousted Proctor on a 3-0 decision.
Logan Parham (113) and Trevor Slivkov (195) each won a single match Saturday. Parham pinned Gage Diggs, of Liberty North, in 4:57. Slivkov pinned Jacob Walker, of Winnetonka, in 4 minutes.
Overall, the Tigers went 10-25 in the tournament.