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Two Broncos Place at Senior Prairie Classic

RHS WrestlingThe Russell High School wrestling team competed in the Bob Kuhn Senior Prairie Classic in Hays on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 18-19.

The Broncos finished 17th of 23 teams with 51 points.  St. Thomas Aquinas won the team title with 187.5 points.  Phillipsburg was second with 146.5 points.  Kapaun Mt. Carmel was third with 137 points.

Russell had two wrestlers finish in the top six of their weigh classes.  Regis Weiss took fourth at 152 pounds and Andy Ochampaugh was fifth at 220 pounds.

Here are the complete team results...

120 - Blake Boxberger (0-2)
132 - Chase Prester (2-2)
152 - Regis Weiss (4-2, 4th)
170 - Dalton Brand (1-2)
182 - Matt Langhofer (1-2)
220 - Andy Ochampaugh (4-2, 5th)
285 - Chris Gulick (2-2)

Russell hosts Ellsworth on Thursday at 6:30pm at Amos Morris Gym. 

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