by Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow — Outside the world of basketball, there was a state power lifting contest, the Ark Valley Chisholm Trail League Div. IV all-league wrestling announcements, and the 2017 Pioneer League wrestling tournament. Speaking of basketball (which we weren’t) there is a public pep rally sendoff for the girls basketball team Thursday.
State powerlifting meet
Three Wellington power lifters placed in the state powerlifting meet at Goddard on Saturday.
•Brooke McCorkle finished second in bench at 170 pounds.
•Matthew Mason was first in clean at 240 pounds, and first in squads at 315 pounds.
•Jaycee Schettler placed second in squats at 215 pounds; first in bench at 160 pounds.
She then placed first in clean at 185 pounds – a new state record.
All league AV-CTL DIV
Wellington was well represented in the Ark Valley Chisholm Trail Div. IV wrestling all-league list. Wellington, as a team, was the league champion.
Those receiving honors were: