The Minden Whippets, Axtell Wildcats and Wilcox-Hildreth Falcons wrestling teams all have state qualifers (nine total) for the 2020 Nebraska State Wrestling Championships to be held in Omaha at the CHI Health Center February 20-22.
Minden had the most qualifiers with five all first time state participants from the B4 District in Evan Smith (120); Hunter Heath (126); Alex Banuelos (152); Eddie Gonzalez (160); and Daulton Kuehn (182).
Axtell qualified three from the D3 district including four-time state qualifier in Dustin Klingsporn at 138; three-time state qualifier Kaleb Senff at 182 and two-time state qualifier Jacob Fox at 113. Wilcox-Hildreth has one state qualifer in first time participant Lane Lieb at 145 pounds also from the D3 district.
for full story see February 19 Courier