Killdeer Cowboy Wrestlers traveled to New Salem on January 30th and 31st for the East-West Tournament.
5 Wrestlers competed in the tournament with some tough matches but at the end of the day all of them ended up on the winners stand and placed. Wrestlers Dillan Jepson at 182# and Daniel Arthur at 195# were unable to participate because of injuries but are hoping to be back to wrestle at Regionals. Tournament results are at 138# Freshman Cole Dukart placed 8th when Jonathan Thomas(Velva) won by a decision of (5-1). At 145# Senior Tanner Rohde took 4th when Stanley’s Bradley Ladwig won by major decision with a score of (15-4), 152# Sophomore David Arthur placed 7th with a (9-1) major decision over Hettinger’s Ethan Anderson. At 160# Junior Derek Tabor place 5th with a Fall at (1:44) over Northern Lights Ryan Galilfus, and at 170# Junior Dane Larsen took 6th when Alex Giese (Kenmare) won by a major decision (11-3). Great Job Wrestlers and the Killdeer Cowboy Wrestlers will be traveling to Standing Rock on February 14th for the Regional Tournament. Good Luck to all our Wrestlers.