Bobcat lifters get final state tune-up
The Basehor-Linwood powerlifting team sent split squads Saturday to Horton and Clay Center for their final tune-up before this weekend's state meet.
The girls won a team title at Clay Center, racking up six overall individual titles. Hanna Dickey, Courtney Robinson, Jamilee Malinowski, Laina Griffith and Kara Kollars each won their respective weight classes. Kollars and Malinowski were honored as Lifters of the Meet. The boys competed in the junior division, but scores were not kept.
Nine total Bobcats won titles at the Horton meet, and 24 earned top-three finishes. Cassandra Beattie, Courtney Norris, Sierra Smith, Katey Trower, Cassie Tucker, Jeff Storms, Garret Cook and Jay O'Bryan brought home gold medals. A complete list of award winners can bee found below.
BLHS will be back in action Saturday at the Class 4A state meet in Abilene. Live results will be available here.
Clay Center results
Lifters of the Meet: Kara Kollars, Jamilee Malinowski
Overall champs: Hanna Dickey, Erin Leach, Courtney Robinson, Jamilee Malinowski, Laina Griffith, Kara Kollars.
Second place overall: Emily Crutchfield, Kylie Ogden, Abby Lee, Megan Langford, Kayla Smith.
Third place overall: Jia Bondoc, Megan Sixta, Ariana Oliva, Gracen Richardson, Morgan Markovich.
Overall champs: Cassandra Beattie, Britney Smith, Courtney Norris, Sierra Smith, Katey Trower, Cassie Tucker, Jeff Storms, Garret Cook, Jay O'Bryan.
Second place overall: Katie Tindell, Madison Wheeler, Brianne Kennedy, Kailey Drennon, Tori Bejarano, David Whaley, Austin Sinclair, Austin Ettinger, Jake Phillips.
Third place overall: Julie Lough, Jacob Cook, Chase Unruh, Alex Elliot, Jacob Merrick, Bret Fritz.