Youth Wrestling Tournament

Newell News Sports

NEWELL—The Newell Youth Wrestling team recently attended two wrestling tournaments. The first was the Brandon Delzer Memorial AAU Youth Wrestling tournament on Sunday, January 7 at Sturgis Brown High School. There were 16 man brackets with smaller brackets being round robin, plus separate girls’ brackets. The 1st to 3rd place winners received trophies while 4th to 8th place winners received medals. Over 600 wrestlers from 57 schools across 3 states attended the tournament and over 1,000 matches were wrestled.
The Youth Wrestling team also attended the Westside Raider Youth Wrestling tournament on Sunday, January 14 at Rapid City Stevens High School. This tournament was sponsored by the Westside Raider Wrestling Club and the Stevens High School wrestlers, and was an 8-man bracketed tournament. Medals were given to 1st through 4th place winners.
The Youth Wrestling team brought pride to Newell with their success at both tournaments! Results are listed below.

Sturgis Brown Tournament Results:

Ryan VanDusen – 5th

Erin McTaggart – 2nd
Lexi Fox – 3rd
Landon Witherspoon – 6th
Oliver Bosch – 7th

Riley Feistner -1st
Huntlee Heath – 4th
Kallie Eaton – 4th

Rapid City Stevens Tournament Results:

Lexi Fox – 1st
Oliver Bosch – 4th
Landon Witherspoon – 5th

Kallie Eaton – 2nd
Riley Feistner –3rd