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Prester Takes Sixth at State

2014 RHS Wrestler Chase Prester at 4A StateRussell's Chase Prester finished sixth at 138 pounds at the Class 4A State Wrestling Tournament in Salina on Saturday, March 1.

The RHS sophomore ended up going 3-3 at the state and finishes the season with a 31-7 record.

Russell had two other wrestlers make the 4A State Tournament. Junior Dalton Brand went 1-2 and did not medal at 182 pounds. He finishes the season with a 25-8 record. Freshman Kelton Suchy also went 1-2 and did not medal at 145 pounds. He ended 26-14 on the year.

In Hays, Sylvan-Lucas' Fritz Berger went 4-0 and won the 285 pound weight class at the 3-2-1A State Tournament. He finishes the season with a 40-3 mark.

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