EA wrestler Lucas Joesting, second from left, placed 3rd in the 106 pound weight class at East Mills Saturday, January 26, 2019. The Wolves placed 7th overall out of 13 teams. (Photo By Ann Schlueter)

EA wrestler Bo Graves, third from right, placed 2nd in the 145 pound weight class at East Mills Saturday, January 26, 2019. (Photo By Ann Schlueter)

EA wrestler Ashton Yeary, second from left, placed 3rd in the 285 pound weight class at East Mills Saturday, January 26, 2019. EA’s Jayden Umbarger (not pictured) placed 6th in the 220 pound weight class. (Photo By Ann Schlueter)

The East Atchison High School Wrestling Team took seven wrestlers to the East Mills Invitational this past Saturday, January 26, 2018. Kurt Sloop said, “I’m proud of my wrestlers today. Although they had not practiced in over a week due to snow, everyone made weight and all seven placed in the top six and the team placed seventh overall.” Individual EA statistics follow:

106 lbs. Lucas Joesting

Quarterfinals – Lucas Joesting received a bye

Semifinals – Damon Hayes (East Union) over Lucas Joesting (Dec 4-0)

Consolation Semis – Lucas Joesting over Justin Wells (East Mills) (Fall 0:53)

3rd Place Match – Lucas Joesting over Ayden Sengmany (Treynor) (Fall 5:53)

113 lbs. Justin Stanton

Quarterfinals – Justin Stanton over Zach Craig (MVAOCOU) (Fall 4:40)

Semifinals – Cole Wimber (East Union) over Justin Stanton (Fall 3:32)

Consolation Semis – Kyle Kesterson (Southwest Iowa) over Justin Stanton (Fall 4:50)

5th Place Match – Justin Stanton over Zach Craig (MVAOCOU) (Fall 5:28)

126 lbs. Emily Vance

Quarterfinals – Alex Silva (Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson JV) over Emily Vance (Fall 3:06)

Consolation Round 1 – Emily Vance received a bye

Consolation Semis – Ian Dinsmore (Treynor) over Emily Vance (TF 19-3 1:42)

5th Place Match – Alex Silva (Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson JV) over Emily Vance (Fall 0:46)

145 lbs. Bo Graves

Quarterfinals – Bo Graves over Jacob Scharsle (Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson JV) (Fall 5:38)

Semifinals – Bo Graves over Hunter Ritter (MVAOCOU) (Inj.)

1st Place Match – Jackson Wray (East Mills) over Bo Graves (Fall 3:12)

152 lbs. Aaron Schlueter

Quarterfinals – Aaron Schlueter received a bye

Semifinals – Hunter Wray (East Mills) over Aaron Schlueter (Dec 4-3)

Consolation Semis – Aaron Schlueter over James Young (Treynor) (Dec 9-4)

3rd Place Match – Mathew Johnston (Southwest Valley) over Aaron Schlueter (Fall 0:29)

220 lbs. Jayden Umbarger

Quarterfinals – Jack Anderson (East Mills) over Jayden Umbarger (Fall 3:59)

Consolation Round 1 – Jayden Umbarger over Adam Mitchell (MVAOCOU) (Fall 1:36)

Consolation Semis – Tallen Meyers (Southwest Valley) over Jayden Umbarger (Fall 0:55)

5th Place Match – Harley Carberry (Treynor) over Jayden Umbarger (Fall 2:33)

285 lbs. Ashton Yeary

Quarterfinals – Ashton Yeary over Jacob Allen (Woodbine) (Fall 1:05)

Semifinals – Dalton Calkins (Southwest Valley) over Ashton Yeary (Dec 6-0)

Consolation Semis – Ashton Yeary over Brandon Bellmyer (Griswold) (Dec 8-2)

3rd Place Match – Ashton Yeary over Andrew Jackson (East Mills) (Fall 4:26)