April 6, 2011
The Bonner Springs Wrestling Club sent 13 wrestlers to the 2011 Kansas State Tournament March 26-27 in Topeka, and 10 returned home with state medals. Five of them reached the championship finals and three became state champions. Trai Warburton, Josiah Seaton and Michael Torrez all earned state championships, and Justus Seaton and Caleb King each placed second. In addition, D.J. Ballard placed fourth, and sixth-place finishes were recorded by Jackson McArthur, Mark Hobson, Elijah Hill and Dalton Murray. Pictured are, front row (from left): Justus Seaton, Torrez, Josiah Seaton, Warburton; and, second row: Hobson, Hill, King, Ballard, Murray and McArthur.