July 17th, 2017
Written by Greg Rahe
4 Area athletes picked up gold medals during the 1st weekend of the Sunflower State games. Karalyn Karjala took first in Archery Target.
In Folkstyle wrestling Takeo Dayne Medrano and Isaac Williams took 1st in their age and weight bracket. Breanna Shearer of Lebo earned a gold medal in Martial Arts Sparring.
Other top 3 finishes:
Linus Lingenfelter - Emporia - Silver Martial Arts Freestyle Weapons and traditional forms.
Breanna Shearer - Lebo - Martial Arts traditional forms.
Ty Barrett - Emporia- Bronze - Folk Style
Nona Zuniga - Chase County - Bronze - Folk Style
Sam Muoio - Chase County - Silver Folk Style/Silver Take Down
Chase Owen - Chase County - Silver Folk Style/Silver Take Down
Mike Tovar - Emporia - Bronze Folk Style
Anthony Delgado - Emporia - Silver Take Down