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Kids State Wrestling Tournament Canceled

Kansas USA Wrestling LogoThe decision was made Thursday to cancel this weekend's Kids State Folkstyle Wrestling Tournament in Topeka due to concerns over coronavirus.

The tournament, which was to be held Friday, Saturday and Sunday, will not be made up, according to officials.

Russell had 13 wrestlers who qualified for the state tournament - seven boys (Braigan Dinkel, Robert Klee II, Mason Knipp, Triston Lumpkins, Anthony Napue, Teagen Pfeifer and Brayden Strobel) and six girls (Karsyn Hamlin, Tionna Napue, Jaden Ney, Elizabeth Pendergrass, Lily Pendergrass and Arianna Weigel).

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