The Killdeer Cowboy Wrestlers participated in the 2014 State Wrestling Tournament on February 13th- 15th in Bismarck.
Two wrestlers ended up on the podium with a state placing. At 132# Junior Tanner Rohde took home a 5th place trophy by defeating Standing Rocks Brenden Harrison with a decision of 9 to 8. At 145#, Sophomore Derek Tabor took home a 7th place trophy by defeating Pembina County North’s Blake Kaercher with a decision of 9 to 2.
Other Cowboy wrestlers that competed in the State tournament were Senior Zach Binstock at 120#, 8th grader Cole Dukart at 126#, Freshman David Arthur at 138#, Sophomore Dane Larsen at 152#, Freshman Colton Turner at 182# and Senior David Dukart at 195#. The Cowboy Wrestlers team also included 7th grader Dylan Tabor at 106#, Freshman Rope Smith at 126#, Freshman Dillian Jepson at 160#, Freshman Daniel Arthur at 170# and Junior TJ Moore at Heavy Weight.
We would also like to thank the Killdeer Cowboy Wrestler stats, Senior Karly Houghton, Junior Danielle Fredericks, and Sophomores Lakken Bice and Amber Kukla. Congratulations to all the Killdeer Cowboy Wrestlers and Coaches on a great season.