Sunday, 01 February 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Sunday
Low  18°
High 35°
Monday
Low  30°
High 53°
Tuesday
Low  32°
High 67°
Wednesday
Low  20°
High 54°
Thursday
Low  30°
High 47°
Friday
Low  36°
High 62°
Saturday
Low  44°
High 67°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 31°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Young Redskins Open at Southwest Shootout
12/03/2009

Can Liberal's wrestling program remain one of the top five teams in 5A after losing eight seniors from last year's sixth place finish at state and fourth straight WAC title. Seven members of last year's senior class Nate Davis, Tyler Sutherland, Ricky Gomez, Chuy Torres, Alan Catalan, Victor Cruz, and Adam Meacham went to state a year ago. The Redskins return only senior Adrian Salsas (3rd at state) and sophomore Justin McPhail with state experience. Eighth year head coach Mike Pewthers says he greets the challenge of re-loading. "We're pretty young," Pewthers said. "We've got some kids who have come in as seniors and didn't wrestle and haven't wrestled in high school and I've got some returners who sat out a year but the kids have worked really hard. We have a great group of freshmen and sophomores as well in there." There are 42 boys out for wrestling at LHS who is just two years removed from a third place finish at state. If they are to pass defending state champ Emporia, Bishop Carroll, Lansing, and other contenders, young Redskins will have to lead the way. Liberal opens their season at the Southwest Shootout in Albuquerque's Rio Rancho High School Friday and Saturday. LHS will dual against Sand Creek, Las Lunas, Valley, Rio Rancho JV, and Amarillo Tascosa. The next dual win will be Pewthers' 100th. Here's Liberal's lineup:

103- Jr. Ariel Portillo

112- Open

119- So. Dalton Rutledge

125- Sr. Adrian Salas

130- So. Dalton Moody

135- So. Adebayo Braimah

140- So. Isaac Gallegos

145- Jr. Enrique Avila

152- Sr. Austin Pitts

160- Sr. Carlos Rodriguez

171- So. Moise Andrade

189- So. Justin McPhail

215- Sr. Devon Davis

285- Sr. Akele Powdrill

© Copyright KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Liberal Police Investigate Hit and Run Death
2 Vehicle Accident Claims Life Of Guymon Man
Liberal Man Injured In Finney County Accident
Garden City Police Officers Attacked
Car Crashes into Semi in Stanton County Injuring One
Martinez, Willimon, Warren, Helm, Abbott, Combs, and Kisner File,
Seward County Crash Sends Man to Hospital
Liberal City Commission Meets, OK's Convention Center Project
Dean Alling and Joe Bowden File For City Commission
Jack Carlile Files For City Commission
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Sims 26 Lifts Seward Over #25 Barton
Galindo and Hatchard Red Hot as Seward Handle Barton
OPSU Assistant and Former Jayhawk to Speak in Liberal
McCook Upends Saints in Baseball Opener
Friday's Scores
Seward County United Way Celebration set for Feb. 5
Hayden Coker is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week  
Megalodon Coming to MAAM
Vanessa Reever Appointed Seward County Deputy Clerk
Three Have Signed Up For The 66th International Pancake Race
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group