113 lbs finals Sean Russell vs. Ke-Shawn Hayes
Two of the top 113lbers in the country squared off in the KC finals. Great bout with late drama. You make the calls.
138 lbs finals Daniel Lewis vs. Jake Marlin
182 lbs finals Michael Pixley vs. Lance Dixon
Fargo Champ Michael Pixley takes on one of the Dixon boys in KC finals.
Holy Cow Look at Nate Rodriguez's Eye!
Nate Rodriguez comes of his KC Title sporting the coolest pair of shoes in the arena, a slick pair of lucky sock and a busted eye that only the mother of a wrestler could love.
145 lbs finals Darick Lapaglia vs. Grant Leeth
Singh and Stroker: Twins Separated at Birth
This is truly amazing.
Grant Leeth & Kevin Kinney: Killers from Kearney
The Kearney Bulldogs are in 1st place going into day 2 at the KC Stampede because of killers like these. Super 32 champ and Fargo National Champ, Grant Leeth is ready to do work and win a title at arguable the tournament's most competitive wt. class, 145#. Defending State Champ and Fargo Cadet AA, Kevin Kinney, is back in action after a knee injury and is game to take on all comers at 138#.
160 lbs finals Bo Nickal vs. Tony Clinesmith
S32 Champ Ryan Millhof on Fire in KC
Super 32 Champion Ryan Millhof, ranked #7 in the country @ 120lbs, talks the KC Stampede, his teammate/practice partner, #4 ranked Sean Russell, as well the Collins Hill, GA program. Kid is one of the best junior recruits in the country. Check him out!
126 lbs finals Freddy Stroker vs. Joey Velliquette
170 lbs finals Zach Beard vs. Nathan Marek
#3-Zach Beard (Tuttle) and #17-Nathan Marek (Southmoore) wrestle in the finals of the Stampede.
Bo Nickal: Good at Words w /Friends, Better at Wrestling
Bo Nickal's got a state title under his belt, a Fargo Cadet title under his belt, etc. He doesn't yet have a KC title under his belt though. He's looking to change that tonight. Shouldn't be a problem at all. He's on fire. Hear him talk about wrestling, the Allen, TX nationally ranked football team...and 'Word with Friends' against his boy, Willie Saylor.
Freddy Stroker Defends KC Title
Freddy Stroker talks his recent success over the summer, the state of the Bettendorf team and moving forward to dominate in every event he enters.
106 lbs Finals, Christian Moody vs Kyler Rea
Jimmy Krischke Cutting to Win a State Title
Jimmy Krischke is just coming off a big win against fellow Missouri stud, Chris Wilkes. Jimmy's at 138# for KC this weekend but discusses making the cut to 132# to earn that state title that has just barely eluded him each year.
Daniel Lewis Nastiest Cradle in the Game
Daniel Lewis reveals the secret to one of the best cradles in the country. This is his 2nd straight KC Stampede title. He won @ 126# last year, he dominated @ 138# this year. Lewis says he wants to grow into a solid middleweight in college.
Ke-Shawn Hayes' Redemption Year
Hayes is still on a roll. He wins the KC Stampede by getting revenge against #4 ranked, Sean Russell. Hayes lost to Russell 3-1 in OT the previous year at this tournament, but he beats Russell 3-1 in OT this year.
132 lbs finals Will Steltzen vs. Nate Rodriguez
152 lbs finals Cain Salis vs. Brennan Johnson
Jaret Singh Trying to Finish What He Started
2x MO state champion, Jaret Singh, is coming off a solid performance at the Walsh Ironman last weekend. He's in the semi's today, and he's looking to win what may be the most competitive weight class at the KC Stampede...the 113# wt. class.