DISTRICT WRESTLING UPDATE: 2 Blair, 2 Arlington girls earn state qualifications


Editor's Note: Full coverage and additional photos of district wrestling competition will appear in Tuesday's Washington County Pilot-Tribune.  Coverage will appear online here at enterprisepub.com/sports later that same day.

Four Washington County high school wrestlers will compete at the upcoming NSAA State Wrestling Championships in Omaha.
Arlington’s Brooklyn Ruskamp and Kelise Krivohlavek, and Blair’s Ali Wheeler and Savanah Roan, earned their spots for the Feb. 15-17 event at the CHI Health Center with top-four finishes Friday.
The Eagles, Ruskamp and Krivohlavek, competed at the District 1 Tournament in Battle Creek. Krivohlavek won the 125-pound bracket, while Ruskamp was fourth at 105.
Wheeler and Roan, meanwhile, wrestled at York during the District 2 Tourney. Wheeler was first with a 3-0 record at 115 pounds, while Roan earned fourth at 130.
District competition continues Saturday with boys wrestling. Arlington is in Albion, Blair is in Aurora and the Fort Calhoun Pioneers are contending for state qualifications at Grand Island Northwest.

Friday at Battle Creek High School
Top-10 team standings: Norfolk 129.5, Omaha Westside 124, Omaha Westview 65, Omaha Central 62, Beatrice 56, Millard South 56, Boone Central 48.5, Winnebago 43, Arlington 41, Pierce 37. Also: 28, Fort Calhoun 1.
Arlington Results
(Weight: wrestler, tourney record (overall record))
105 pounds: Brooklyn Ruskamp, 2-2 (22-12), state qualifier (fourth place)
110: Rylie Kyllo, 1-2 (20-16)
115: Sofie Lewis, 0-2 (14-19)
125: Kelise Krivohlavek, 3-0 (34-2), state qualifier (first place)
130: Callee Shearer, 1-2 (20-19)
155: Carly Segebart, 0-2 (26-11)
Fort Calhoun Results
130 pounds: Ali Dill, 1-2 (14-21)
Friday at York High School
Top-10 team standings: Columbus Lakeview 92, Omaha Skutt 92, Summerland 78, Stanton 68, Scribner-Snyder 46, Adams Central 43, Blair 42, West Point-Beemer 42, Wayne 38, Louisville 37.
Blair Results
(Weight: wrestler, tourney record (overall record))
110 pounds: Katie Wheeler, 1-2 (18-9)
115: Ali Wheeler, 3-0 (31-5), state qualifier (first place)
130: Savanah Roan, 2-2 (25-10), state qualifier (fourth place)
145: Madi James, 1-2 (22-12)
235: Reata Malmberg, 0-2 (7-23)

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