INDEPENDENCE -- Fort Scott High School's wrestlers took both duals at a Southeast Kansas League triangular here Thursday night. The Tigers, ranked No. 4 in Class 4A in the latest Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association poll, defeated Labette County, 66-15, and Independence, 52-27.
Fort Scott (3-2 SEK, 11-5 overall) received the maximum 6 points in every match it won against LCHS, including the last eight in a row.
Independence won the first three matches and four of the first five of its dual. But the Tigers won eight of the last nine, taking the lead for good when Jake Durossette's pin of John Ferm at 152 pounds made the dual score 22-21.
Durossette was one of eight Tigers won won both their duals. Also double victors were Jerad Heckman (126), Victor Hughes (145), John Hughes (170 vs. LCHS, 160 vs. Indy), Marques Floyd (182), John Metcalf (195), B.J. Wilson (220) and Brendan Blackburn.
Details from the matches:
FORT SCOTT 66,
LABETTE COUNTY 15
106: Thomas Nighswonger (FS) won by forfeit. FS, 6-0.
113: Cole Stewart (FS) pinned Skyler Mullies. FS, 12-0.
120: Mike Parker (LC) won by forfeit. FS, 12-6.
126: Jerad Heckman (FS) pinned Lane Rosenberg. FS, 18-6.
132: Mitch Kelly (LC) pinned Adam Deloney. FS, 18-12
138: Lane Whitt (LC) def. Isaac Thurston, 11-9. FS, 18-15.
145: Victor Hughes (FS) pinned Trent Walker. FS, 24-15.
152: Jacob Durossette (FS) pinned Martin Wildum. FS, 30-15.
160: Jesse Hodge (FS) pinned Aaron McCouch. FS, 36-15.
170: John Hughes (FS) pinned Ty Gatton. FS, 42-15.
182: Marques Floyd (FS) won by forfeit. FS, 48-15.
195: John Metcalf (FS) pinned Cole Reazin. FS, 54-15.
220: B.J. Wilson (FS) pinned Dakota Lewis. FS, 60-15.
285: Blackburn (FS) won by forfeit. FS, 66-15.
FORT SCOTT 52,
106: Curtis Burnett (IN) def. Stewart, 6-0. IN, 3-0.
113: Arthur Jesse (IN) pinned Nighswonger. IN, 9-0.
120: Conager Welch (IN) won by forfeit. IN, 15-0.
126: Heckman (FS) def. Brandon Dick, 12-1. IN, 15-4.
132: Jordan Mead (IN) pinned Deloney. IN, 21-4
138: Thurston (FS) won by forfeit. IN, 21-10.
145: V.Hughes (FS) pinned Aaron Medlock. IN, 21-16.
152: Durossette (FS) pinned John Ferm. FS, 22-21.
160: J.Hughes (FS) pinned Logan Taylor. FS, 28-21.
170: D.J. Kessler (IN) pinned Hodge. FS, 28-27.
182: Floyd (FS) pinned John Brodman. FS, 34-27.
195: Metcalf (FS) pinned Noah Stroble. FS, 40-27
220: Wilson (FS) won by forfeit. FS, 46-27.
285: Blackburn (FS) won by forfeit. FS, 52-27.
Brown a guest on podcast
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